Chief of Police Henry Ingram

Chief of Police Henry Ingram

Attalla Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Sunday, November 2, 1924

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Henry Ingram

Chief Ingram was shot and killed while escorting two men he arrested for drunk and disorderly conduct to jail. His 22-year-old killer was convicted of murder on January 29, 1925, and sentenced to life. The Alabama Supreme Court granted him a new trial and he was again found guilty of murder but sentenced to 22 years.

Chief Ingram was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 49
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to 22 years

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This was my great grand father on my dads side pearl ingram his daughter was my grandmother

Regena Nieto great grand daughter

November 28, 2017

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