Federal Prohibition Agent Cary Dorsey Freeman

Federal Prohibition Agent Cary Dorsey Freeman

United States Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service - Prohibition Unit, U.S. Government

End of Watch Saturday, July 22, 1922

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Cary Dorsey Freeman

Prohibition Agents Cary Dorsey Freeman and Howard Fisher were executing a search warrant at the home of James Chambers in Titustown, VA.

While the officers were searching the house, Chambers retrieved a hidden gun and killed both agents. The suspect fled but was located several days later and killed by a posse of local, state and federal officers.


  • Age 35
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Virginia
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Thank you for your service and on days like this we remind you and your family that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 22, 2020

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