Deputy Sheriff J. Kyle Young

Deputy Sheriff J. Kyle Young

Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Department, Alabama

End of Watch Sunday, April 13, 1952

J. Kyle Young

Deputy J. Kyle Young was shot and killed while investigating a domestic disturbance.

When Deputy Young along with the Dadeville police chief arrived at the home he was shot in the stomach with a .22 caliber rifle. The police chief knocked the suspect out with the butt of his rifle.

The suspect was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Deputy Young was twice the Tallapoosa Sheriff and a Alabama prison farm warden. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 75
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle; .22 caliber
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 60th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

April 13, 2012

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