Constable Alfred O. Wilson

Constable Alfred O. Wilson

Osage Township Constable's Office, Missouri

End of Watch Saturday, June 27, 1874

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Alfred O. Wilson

Constable Alfred Wilson was shot and killed after chasing a suspect into a field while attempting to serve an arrest warrant for larceny. The suspect was captured and hanged by a mob of angry citizens.

Constable Wilson was a veteran of the Confederate Army. He was survived by his wife and three daughters.


  • Age 33
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Lynched

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No passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice, and rest in peace always knowing that you will always be remembered.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 27, 2020

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