Deputy Sheriff R. M. Walton

Deputy Sheriff R. M. Walton

Dyer County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Saturday, March 23, 1935

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R. M. Walton

Deputy Sheriff R.M. Walton was stabbed to death in Dyersburg while taking a prisoner to the county jail.

The man was arrested a short time later and taken to the jail in Shelby County for safekeeping.

Deputy Walton was survived by his wife.


  • Age 47
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Arrested

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