Deputy Sheriff Andy Downs

Deputy Sheriff Andy Downs

Pulaski County Sheriff's Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Thursday, July 4, 1907

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Andy Downs

Deputy Andy Downs was shot and killed as he attempted to arrest a man suspected of running an illegal drinking establishment. The suspect opened fire on him with a handgun, fatally wounding him. Deputy Downs succumbed to his injury on the scene.

The suspect was apprehended, convicted of murder, and sentenced to 13 years.

Deputy Downs was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 35
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to 13 years

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

July 13, 2015

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