Deputy Sheriff Edward H. Culver

Deputy Sheriff Edward H. Culver

Platte County Sheriff's Department, Missouri

End of Watch Saturday, June 23, 1917

Edward H. Culver

Deputy Sheriff Edward Culver was shot and killed while assisting another deputy who was breaking up a fight at a saloon in Drydale.

The subject was able to disarm the other deputy and shot Deputy Culver in the chest. Despite being mortally wounded, Deputy Culver returned fire and killed the subject.

Deputy Culver had served with the Platte County Sheriff's Office for four years.

Bio

  • Age 60
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Shot and killed

fight call

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Deputy Sheriff Culver,
On today, the 101st anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Platte County.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

June 23, 2018

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