Rural Police Officer George A. Davis

Rural Police Officer George A. Davis

Marion County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

End of Watch Monday, September 2, 1918

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George A. Davis

Rural Police Officer George Davis was shot and killed by a man he attempted to arrest for stealing hogs.

Two days later the suspect shot and killed his wife and then himself as a posse surrounded a home where the couple had barricaded themselves in Florence County.


  • Age 49
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Committed suicide

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