Deputy Marshal Arthur A. Doubledee

Deputy Marshal Arthur A. Doubledee

Kenmore Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Thursday, October 12, 1916

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Arthur A. Doubledee

Deputy Marshal Doubledee was stabbed to death after he and another deputy marshal arrested two escapees from the Kenmore Jail at the intersection of Steiner Street and Sweitzer Street in Akron.

The stabbing occurred when the officers and their prisoners boarded a street car to return to Kenmore. Deputy Marshal Doubledee was stabbed in the back and face. He died en route to the hospital. His killer was arrested and charged with his murder.

The badge displayed on this memorial is Deputy Marshal Doubledee's actual badge.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 2

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon; Knife
  • Offender Charged with murder

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorney Generals Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Deputy Marshal Arthur A. Doubledee of the Kenmore Police Department, Ohio and the additional 72 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

October 12, 2020

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