Deputy Sheriff Evan M. Jones

Deputy Sheriff Evan M. Jones

Richland County Sheriff's Department, North Dakota

End of Watch Saturday, April 7, 1917

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Evan M. Jones

Deputy Evan Jones was shot and killed while serving civil papers.

The subject shot him in the leg, causing him to bleed to death. Another officer was shot and wounded.

The suspect was arrested and charged with murder. He was convicted of second-degree manslaughter and sentenced to one year in prison.

Deputy Jones was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 59
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Sentenced to 1 year

civil papers

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August 21, 2022

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