Police Officer George Comes At Night

Police Officer George Comes At Night

United States Department of the Interior - Bureau of Indian Affairs - Office of Justice Services, U.S. Government

End of Watch Sunday, April 15, 1962

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George Comes At Night

Officer George "Duffy" Comes at Night, Jr. was shot and killed after responding to a domestic disturbance in Montana that involved three people. While searching for the suspects he was ambushed and dragged behind a horse. According to reports, he died of blunt-force trauma to the head.

A U.S. Navy veteran, Officer Comes at Night had served as a Blackfeet tribal policeman with the agency for 10 months. Officer Comes at Night was survived by his wife and mother. A section of road in the community of Heart Butte was later dedicated in his memory.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 10 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Montana
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Pled guilty to 2nd-degree murder


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On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for service and sacrifice-not just for your Community but for our Country as well when you served with the USN. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

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United States Border Patrol

April 15, 2022

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