City Marshal Albert R. Gooch

City Marshal Albert R. Gooch

Nocona Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, January 13, 1929

Albert R. Gooch

Marshal Albert Gooch was shot and killed while serving a search warrant at a home with another officer.

The homeowner was convicted of the murder and sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Marshal Gooch's successor was shot and killed in the line of duty 9 months later.


  • Age 45
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to 5 years

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 83rd anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater

January 13, 2011

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