Officer Lewell S. Henderson

Officer Lewell S. Henderson

DeKalb County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Friday, August 12, 1927

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Lewell S. Henderson

Officer Lewell Henderson and Officer Miles Phillips were patrolling for bootleggers in a touring car. The touring car crashed on Briarcliff Road near North Decatr Road and both were killed. It is unknown exactly what happened, but it is believed that bootleggers set a roadblock trap for Officers Phillips and Henderson.


  • Age 33
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

automobile accident

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