Deputized Civilian Walter Williams

Deputized Civilian Walter Williams

Storey County Sheriff's Office, Nevada

End of Watch Saturday, July 18, 1868

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Walter Williams

Deputy Williams was shot and killed while riding with a posse to arrest a suspected thief. The suspect committed suicide after being cornered in a tunnel.

Deputy Williams was survived by his second cousin.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 1 day
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Thank you for your service and please know that no passage of time will ever erase your sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 18, 2020

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