Deputy Sheriff Elhanon Jones

Deputy Sheriff Elhanon Jones

Perry County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Saturday, February 10, 1940

Elhanon Jones

Deputy Sheriff Elhanon Jones was shot and killed after arresting a subject at a roadhouse near Duane, Kentucky.

He was leaving the roadhouse with his prisoner when he was shot. The roadhouse operator was also shot and severely wounded.

The 34-year-old suspect was arrested, convicted of murder, and sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Deputy Jones was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to 15 years

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Thank you for your service sir, RIP

James Kotke
Civilian / Former Officer
WSF Park Police (Wi.)

May 16, 2012

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