Deputy Sheriff Felix Edgar Redwine

Deputy Sheriff Felix Edgar Redwine

Lynn County Sheriff's Department, Texas

End of Watch Friday, March 6, 1936

Felix Edgar Redwine

Deputy Redwine was shot and killed with his own weapon while attempting to stop an inmate from escaping. The suspect was arrested and executed in the electric chair October 23, 1936.

He was survived by his wife and five children.

Bio

  • Age 58
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Executed in 1936

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Deputy Sheriff Redwine,
On today, the 82nd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Lynn County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

March 6, 2018

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