Deputy Sheriff Marvin Franklin Cummings

Deputy Sheriff Marvin Franklin Cummings

Clinton County Sheriff's Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Saturday, March 6, 1920

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Marvin Franklin Cummings

Deputy Marvin Cummings was shot and killed by eight men he had arrested the previous week during a liquor raid. Despite being mortally wounded, Deputy Cummings was able to return fire and killed two of the suspects.

Deputy Cummings had served with the agency for 2 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Two shot and killed

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Rest In Peace Brother LEO. Thank you Hero and your family for your courage, sacrifice and service. Always remembered.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

March 6, 2020

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