City Marshal Isaac H. Mitchell

City Marshal Isaac H. Mitchell

Huntington Police Department, West Virginia

End of Watch Tuesday, June 27, 1876

Isaac H. Mitchell

City Marshal Isaac Mitchell was shot and killed as he and a stable owner attempted to arrest a horse thief.

The subject who shot him was arrested, but forcibly removed from the city jail and lynched by an angry mob.


  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Lynched

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

July 4, 2015

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