Sergeant Frank Parkhouse

Sergeant Frank Parkhouse

Lackawanna Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Friday, September 15, 1922

Frank Parkhouse

Sergeant Parkhouse succumbed to two gunshot wounds received the previous day in Elmira, New York. He had discovered two bottles of whiskey in a box car and was confiscating them when the owner of the whiskey, another railroad employee, confronted him. The two men exchanged shots and Sergeant Parkhouse was fatally wounded. The suspect was shot five times but survived.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location New York
  • Incident Date Thursday, September 14, 1922
  • Weapon Handgun; Revolver
  • Offender Shot and wounded

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Remembering my great grandfather. Frank Parkhouse.

Misty Bishop
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September 16, 2018

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