Deputy Sheriff Edwin A. Mitchell

Deputy Sheriff Edwin A. Mitchell

Winston County Sheriff's Office, Mississippi

End of Watch Monday, July 17, 1944

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Edwin A. Mitchell

Deputy Sheriff Edwin Mitchell was killed in a vehicle crash while he and the county sheriff traveled to Arkansas to pick up a prisoner.

Their vehicle struck a truck that was parked with no lights on Highway 82, near Winona.

Deputy Mitchell was survived by his wife, parents, sister, and two brothers.


  • Age 50
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash


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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will always be remembered by your LE brethren. Rest in peace always.

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

July 17, 2020

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