Sheriff Lewis Williams

Sheriff Lewis Williams

Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Friday, April 26, 1844

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Lewis Williams

Sheriff Lewis Williams was shot and killed while attempting to arrest two wanted men.

The subjects were able to flee the scene but were eventually caught by a mob of citizens and lynched.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Lynched

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Sheriff Williams, rest in peace.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 25, 2019

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