Police Officer Stephen Cleburn Gable

Police Officer Stephen Cleburn Gable

Mangum Police Department, Oklahoma

End of Watch Saturday, June 8, 1946

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Stephen Cleburn Gable

Police Officer Stephen Gable was stabbed to death while attempting to arrest a man for public drunkeness.

The man slit Officer Gable's throat and then started kicking him as he lay on the ground. The man was apprehended and convicted of Officer Gable's murder.


  • Age 46
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Apprehended


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My grandfather whom I never met. Missed by his children and grandchildren. My father (his son) was career Air Force and served in Korea. Another son was killed in Korea. Two daughters married military men. I wish I could have met my grandfather.

Sharon Gable

January 18, 2017

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