Deputy Sheriff John Acres

Deputy Sheriff John Acres

Scott County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Thursday, January 31, 1924

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John Acres

Deputy John Acres was shot and killed from ambush while raiding a still seven miles from West Oneida.

Deputy Acres held a dual role of deputy sheriff of Scott County and chief of police for the town of Oneida.


  • Age 37
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Acres.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

November 17, 2020

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