Deputy Marshal John Centers

Deputy Marshal John Centers

Jackson Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Saturday, April 15, 1899

John Centers

Deputy Marshal John Centers was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man for disorderly conduct.

The shooter was then taken into custody by the county sheriff and a deputy. He was sentenced to life in prison but released after serving only three years.

Deputy Marshal Centers had served with the Jackson Police Department for 2 months.

Bio

  • Age 55
  • Tour 2 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Released after three years

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You will always be remembered by your family. Thank you and all who have fallen while protecting their fellow man.

Doug Centers
Great Grandson

December 19, 2015

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