Deputy Sheriff Allen Scribner

Deputy Sheriff Allen Scribner

Chippewa County Sheriff's Office, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, June 6, 1913

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Allen Scribner

Deputy Sheriff Allen Scribner and Deputy Sheriff James Sutton were shot and killed in Brimley while transporting a prisoner to the county jail.

The man, who was wanted for committing a murder, was handcuffed to one of the deputies but had his other hand free. He was able to draw a concealed handgun and shot both deputies, killing them. He was able to flee the scene and was never apprehended.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

murder suspect, transport

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Deputy Sheriff Scribner,
On today, the 105th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you to you and your Partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chippewa County.


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June 6, 2018

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