Deputy Sheriff Valence LeeWayne Pascal

Deputy Sheriff Valence LeeWayne Pascal

Benson County Sheriff's Department, North Dakota

End of Watch Friday, August 27, 1993

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Valence LeeWayne Pascal

Deputy Pascal was shot and killed by a man he had arrested for failing to appear in court on a DUI charge.

Deputy Pascal had placed the suspect in the back of the patrol car and had taken his place behind the wheel when he was shot by the suspect with a homemade .22 caliber pistol. The suspect then shot and killed himself.

Deputy Pascal was a United States Army veteran. He had served with the Benson County Sheriff's Office for two years. He was survived by his parents, brother and sister.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Thursday, August 26, 1993
  • Weapon Handgun; .22 caliber
  • Offender Committed suicide


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