Special Agent George Richard Kebort

Special Agent George Richard Kebort

Southern Pacific Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Friday, July 8, 1949

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George Richard Kebort

Special Agent George Kebort was shot and killed in the Southern Pacific Rail Yards in Roseville, California, while attempting to remove two transients from the property.

During the ensuing struggle Agent Kebort was disarmed and shot with his own .38 caliber service pistol.

Both suspects were arrested and convicted in connection with his murder.

Bio

  • Age 41
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location California
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Convicted

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

July 8, 2020

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