Deputy Sheriff J. Wily Warwick

Deputy Sheriff J. Wily Warwick

Campbell County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Friday, May 5, 1911

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J. Wily Warwick

Deputy Sheriff Wiley Warwick was shot and killed as he and another deputy attempted to make an arrest in Cotula.

They were trying to arrest a drunk man who was carrying a weapon. The man opened fire, striking Deputy Warwick in the head. The subject was also shot and killed during the incident.


  • Age 26
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Shot and killed

DIP, weapons violation

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Deputy Sheriff Warwick,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Campbell County.


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May 5, 2021

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