Deputy Sheriff George W. Rogers

Deputy Sheriff George W. Rogers

Cleveland County Sheriff's Office, Arkansas

End of Watch Friday, August 14, 1925

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George W. Rogers

Deputy Sheriff George Rogers and Deputy Sheriff Ulyss Baldwin were shot and killed while attempting to locate a subject who had escaped from the Cleveland County Convict Farm.

The deputies, along with a third deputy, were searching for the escapee at his brother's home. As the deputies searched the home the brother shot them multiple times, wounding all three deputies. Deputy Baldwin and Deputy Rogers were both taken to a hospital in Pine Bluff where they died while in surgery.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available


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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 14, 2020

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