Deputy Sheriff Gabriel B. Hollingsworth, Jr.

Deputy Sheriff Gabriel B. Hollingsworth, Jr.

Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office, Colorado

End of Watch Saturday, December 10, 1887

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Gabriel B. Hollingsworth, Jr.

Deputy Sheriff Gabriel Hollingsworth was shot and killed as he rode with a posse who was searching for a man wanted for wounding another deputy three days earlier.

Deputy Hollingsworth had been sworn in as a deputy to ride with the posse.


  • Age 22
  • Tour 3 days
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Not available

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Deputy Sheriff Hollingsworth,
On today, the 130th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Arapahoe County.


United States Border Patrol

December 10, 2017

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