Lieutenant Columbus Garrett

Lieutenant Columbus Garrett

Hot Springs Police Department, Arkansas

End of Watch Thursday, December 29, 1955

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Columbus Garrett

Lieutenant Columbus Garrett was killed when 27 cases of confiscated dynamite exploded during disposal.

Two other civilian city employees were killed and several were injured.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Explosion


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I am sorry I mistakenly wrote on my earlier posting an incorrect number of years since your death. This is actually the 56th year anniversary.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

December 29, 2011

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