Deputy Sheriff Samuel Henry Bailey

Deputy Sheriff Samuel Henry Bailey

Harlan County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Wednesday, November 15, 1911

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Samuel Henry Bailey

Deputy Sheriff Samuel Bailey was shot and killed while attempting to serve an arrest warrant on his own son-in-law in the Wallins Creek area.

He succumbed to the gunshot wound early the following morning. His son-in-law was arrested at the scene and charged with murder.

Deputy Bailey was survived by his wife and daughter.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Tuesday, November 14, 1911
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Charged with murder

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