City Marshal W. R. Shaver

City Marshal W. R. Shaver

Boley Police Department, Oklahoma

End of Watch Monday, August 14, 1905

W. R. Shaver

City Marshal W.R. Shaver was shot and killed while questioning a subject about a man he held a warrant for.

While speaking with the subject, the subject's brother approached and shot the marshal in the back with a rifle. Marshal Shaver fell from his horse but was able to return fire, killing the suspect. Marshal Shaver died 30 minutes later.

Marshal Shaver had served with the Boley Police Department for 15 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.

Bio

  • Age 35
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Shot and killed

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HELLO SHAVER FAMILY MY NAME IS TEISHA AND I AM THE
( GREAT GREAT GRAND DAUGHTER)OF WILLIAM RICHARD SHAVER
(GREAT GRAND DAUGHTER)OF JACK SHAVER
(GRAND DAUGHTER)OF NANCY SHAVER GIVINGS
(DAUGHTER)OF FLOYD SHAVER
AND I JUST FOUND OUT A LITTLE OF MY FAMILY HISTORY AND I'AM TRYING TO FIND MORE
TODAY IS 09/22/2016
EMAIL ME AT :[email protected]
WITH ANY FAMILY NAMES BIRTH DATES DEATH DATES NAMES I SHOULD KNOW THE HISTORY DISPLAYED ABOVE IS BASICALLY ALL I KNOW I WAS RAISED IN CALIFORNIA BY MY MOTHER AND NOW CURRENTLY RESIDE IN OKLAHOMA CITY

TEISHA
GREAT GREAT GRAND DAUGHTER

September 22, 2016

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