Deputy Sheriff Calloway Carnes

Deputy Sheriff Calloway Carnes

Knox County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Sunday, May 4, 1890

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Calloway Carnes

Deputy Calloway Carnes was shot and killed while attempting arrest a suspect. One of the man's friends opened fire, killing the deputy.

The suspect and a group of associates fled the area followed by a posse.


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Incident Details

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

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Deputy Sheriff Carnes,
On today, the 130th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Knox County.


United States Border Patrol

May 4, 2020

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