Deputy Sheriff John Thomas Holloway

Deputy Sheriff John Thomas Holloway

Bexar County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, July 23, 1924

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John Thomas Holloway

Deputy John Holloway was shot and killed as he transported a prisoner between Eagle Pass and San Antonio. The prisoner was somehow able to overpower Deputy Holloway and killed him with his own weapon.

Deputy Holloway was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 46
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Not available

prisoner custody

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Thank you for your service and please know that no passage of time will ever erase your sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 23, 2020

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