Deputy Marshal Henry H. Hughes

Deputy Marshal Henry H. Hughes

Independence Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Saturday, February 10, 1877

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Henry H. Hughes

Deputy Hughes was shot and killed while attempting to make an arrest. The primary suspect was hung for his role in the murder. The second suspect was sentenced to death but the sentence was later commuted to 10 years in prison.


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Incident Details

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

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Rip Deputy Marshal Hughes thank you for your service you are not forgotten on this day

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February 10, 2017

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