City Marshal William J. Talbott

City Marshal William J. Talbott

La Crosse Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Monday, February 1, 1904

William J. Talbott

City Marshal William Talbott was shot and killed by a local merchant he was attempting to arrest for public drunkenness. After the shooting the suspect gave himself up and was lodged in the Rush County Jail.


  • Age 55
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Rest in Peace, City Marshal Talbott. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

February 4, 2014

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