Policeman Donald Young Grant

Policeman Donald Young Grant

Old Fort Police Department, North Carolina

End of Watch Monday, May 2, 1938

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Donald Young Grant

Policeman Donald Grant was fatally injured from a blow to the head while attempting to make an arrest of an intoxicated subject. He died the next day.

The 21-year-old suspect was arrested, convicted of manslaughter, and sentenced to five years in prison.

Policeman Grant was survived by his wife, son, daughter, two sisters, and brother.


  • Age 56
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Incident Date Sunday, May 1, 1938
  • Weapon Blunt object
  • Offender Sentenced to 5 years

arrest attempt

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Rest in peace Policeman Grant.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 2, 2022

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