Deputy Sheriff Wesley Sanford Fannin

Deputy Sheriff Wesley Sanford Fannin

Floyd County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Tuesday, August 1, 1961

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Wesley Sanford Fannin

Deputy Sheriff Wesley Fannin was shot five times and killed while attempting to serve an arrest warrant.

Deputy Fannin had served with the Floyd County Sheriff's Office for 11 years. He was survived by his two children.


  • Age 38
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available


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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will always be remembered by your law enforcement brethren.

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

August 1, 2020

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