Constable Richard Truman Chisholm

Constable Richard Truman Chisholm

San Patricio County Constable's Office - Precinct 2, Texas

End of Watch Tuesday, February 15, 1938

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Richard Truman Chisholm

Constable Richard Chisholm was shot and killed when he was ambushed by a man whom he had arrested for drinking in public several weeks earlier.

He was shot while on foot patrol. The suspect was convicted and executed for the murder.

Constable Chisholm was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 48
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Executed

ambush, revenge

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Rest in Peace Constable R. T. Chisholm. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice. I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends and Co-Workers. I also Pray that the hounds of hell forever gnaw at the flesh of your murderer.


Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston,TX

February 15, 2016

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