Chief of Police Marion Boyd Rogers

Chief of Police Marion Boyd Rogers

Rowland Police Department, North Carolina

End of Watch Saturday, December 26, 1925

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Marion Boyd Rogers

Chief Marion Rogers was shot and killed by two assailants.

Both assailants were apprehended and convicted of his murder. One of the men was executed in the electric chair on March 11, 1926. The second killer's death sentence was commuted.

Chief Rogers was survived by his wife.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Executed in 1926

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