Constable Robert G. Chasteen

Constable Robert G. Chasteen

Ullin Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Saturday, August 19, 1911

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Robert G. Chasteen

Constable Robert Chasteen was shot and killed by the father of a subject he had arrested earlier in the day for disorderly conduct. He was standing in a local bar when the suspect shot him through the front window. He was convicted of murder on July 11, 1912, and sentenced to 45 years hard labor.

Constable Chasteen was survived by his wife and one child.


  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Sentenced to 45 years

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Constable Chastain,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Ullin.


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August 19, 2021

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