Deputy Marshal David Larry Folds

Deputy Marshal David Larry Folds

Fulton County Marshal's Department, Georgia

End of Watch Wednesday, December 28, 1977

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David Larry Folds

Deputy Marshal David Folds was shot and killed as he responded to an distress call from another officer who had been shot and wounded. The first officer was shot while trying to evict two men from a house. One of the men was killed and the other taken into custody and charged with Marshal Folds' murder. The man that was killed was the shooter of Officer Larry Barkwell, of the Atlanta Police Department.

Deputy Marshal Folds had served with the agency for 3 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 24
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Charged with murder

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Rest in peace Deputy Marshal Folds.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

June 22, 2020

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