Jailer Albert Kingsly Parker

Jailer Albert Kingsly Parker

Cameron County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, October 14, 1945

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Albert Kingsly Parker

Jailer Albert Parker succumbed to wounds sustained two days earlier when he was struck in the head with an axe while supervising a chain gang. The inmate who struck him was attempting to escape at the time.

On March 29, 1946, the suspect, 21, was convicted of murder. He was paroled on December 6, 1960.

Jailer Parker was survived by his wife and ten children.


  • Age 49
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Incident Date Friday, October 12, 1945
  • Weapon Edged weapon; Axe
  • Offender Paroled in 1960

escape attempt

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