Deputy Sheriff William Shoemake

Deputy Sheriff William Shoemake

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

End of Watch Saturday, October 27, 1906

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William Shoemake

Deputy Sheriff William Shoemake was shot and killed by a liquor dealer who walked into a tavern and shot him four times.

The subject who shot him was convicted of murder, sentenced to death, and subsequently executed by hanging.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Executed

alcohol violation

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His name was William M.Shoemake not Shoemaker.He was Deputy Marshall of DeQuincy and also a Deputy Sheriff of Calcasieu parish and was my great great uncle.Sondra Tyler,DeQuincy,La

Sondra Tyler
Great great niece

September 4, 2019

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