Deputy Sheriff Roger W. Fulford

Deputy Sheriff Roger W. Fulford

Pamlico County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

End of Watch Thursday, May 15, 1969

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Roger W. Fulford

Deputy Sheriff Fulford was shot and killed while attempting to serve a warrant on a man for selling illegal whiskey in Bayboro, North Carolina. As Deputy Fulford stood on the man's porch the man opened fire with a shotgun, killing him.

The subject was shot and killed by fellow officers following a prolonged standoff.

Deputy Fulford had served with the Pamlico County Sheriff's Office for nine years. He was survived by his wife and three children.

Bio

  • Age 36
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available

alcohol violation, warrant service

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Deputy Sheriff Fulford,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Pamlico County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

May 15, 2019

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