Deputy Sheriff William N. Wright

Deputy Sheriff William N. Wright

Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

End of Watch Sunday, October 6, 1872

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William N. Wright

Deputy Sheriff William Wright was shot and killed by another deputy at the parish jail.

The deputy was upset that Deputy Wright had arrested a man for disorderly conduct and fatally shot him after confronting him about the arrest.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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Deputy Sheriff Wright,
On today, the 145th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Caddo Parish.


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October 6, 2017

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