Deputy Sheriff Grover Dewey Kennedy

Deputy Sheriff Grover Dewey Kennedy

McCreary County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Thursday, March 24, 1949

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Grover Dewey Kennedy

Deputy Grover Kennedy was shot and killed from ambush while on patrol.

An occupant in a vehicle driving past his location opened fire on him, fatally wounding him. The suspects were never apprehended.

Deputy Kennedy had served with the McCreary County Sheriff's Office for 1 year. He was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 50
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Kennedy.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

June 10, 2020

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