Deputy Sheriff Edward Keith Henry

Deputy Sheriff Edward Keith Henry

Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Sunday, February 7, 1971

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Edward Keith Henry

Deputy Sheriff Edward Henry and Deputy Sheriff David Ford were killed in an automobile crash while responding to a fire call.

As they responded on a highway a truck that was parked on the shoulder pulled into the travel lane in front of them. Their patrol car struck the back of the truck and both deputies were killed.

Deputy Henry was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 25
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Deputy Sheriff Edward Keith Henry of the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, Ohio and the additional 80 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation

February 7, 2019

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