Deputy Sheriff Tom Hood

Deputy Sheriff Tom Hood

Sequoyah County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

End of Watch Monday, March 27, 1933

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Tom Hood

Deputy Sheriff Tom Hood was shot and killed after discovering an illegal whiskey still in a mountainous region of the county.

A local farmer was arrested and charged with his murder. After two mistrials his third trial resulted in an acquittal.

Deputy Hood was survived by his wife and eight children.


  • Age 37
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Acquitted

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Thank you for your service and commitment to the citizens of Sequoyah County and to law enforcement entirely. You will never be forgotten.

Deputy Jameson Keith
Sequoyah County Sheriff's Office

November 23, 2012

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