Constable Will Thornsberry

Constable Will Thornsberry

Knott County Constable's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Thursday, November 22, 1928

Will Thornsberry

Constable Will Thornbserry and his cousin, Justice of the Peace AJ Thornsberry, were shot and killed from ambush while on their way to destroy a moonshine still near Prestonburg.

The suspect was convicted of the murders and served two years in the Kentucky State Penitentiary.

Bio

  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Released after 2 years

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Thank you for your service Uncle Will and Uncle AJ. Only wish I could have met you.

A Thornsberry
Great great niece

June 27, 2018

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