Deputy Sheriff Marion Lee Guthrie

Deputy Sheriff Marion Lee Guthrie

Hemphill County Sheriff's Department, Texas

End of Watch Saturday, July 12, 1980

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Marion Lee Guthrie

Deputy Guthrie was shot and killed as he answered a silent alarm at a local drug store. He was shot several times as he exited his cruiser. The suspect was apprehended the following day.
Deputy Guthrie was survived by his wife and several children.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Thank you for service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

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

July 12, 2020

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