City Marshal Joseph R. Hastings

City Marshal Joseph R. Hastings

Beebe Police Department, Arkansas

End of Watch Thursday, September 7, 1899

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Joseph R. Hastings

Marshal Hastings was stabbed to death while making an arrest. He died four days after being stabbed.

The suspect was arrested, convicted of murder, and sentenced to prison. He was pardoned by Governor Daniel W. Jones on December 21, 1900.

Marshal Hastings was survived by his wife and seven children.

Bio

  • Age 50
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Stabbed
  • Incident Date Sunday, September 3, 1899
  • Weapon Edged weapon
  • Offender Pardoned in 1900

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No passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

September 7, 2020

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