Constable Charles Roy Hager

Constable Charles Roy Hager

Lincoln County Constable's Office, West Virginia

End of Watch Friday, October 14, 1927

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Charles Roy Hager

Constable Charles Hager was shot and killed as he attempted to arrest a man for carrying a concealed weapon. In July of 1931 the 24-year-old suspect was apprehended in Nowata, Oklahoma. He was returned to West Virginia where he was tried for Constable Hager's murder four months later and acquitted.


  • Age 40
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Acquitted

weapons violation

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