Sergeant Lester E. Jones

Sergeant Lester E. Jones

Indianapolis Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Tuesday, February 7, 1933

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Lester E. Jones

Sergeant Lester Jones was shot and killed by an outlaw gang when he interrupted a robbery in progress. The suspects opened fire with a machine gun. Five suspects were later arrested and sentenced to life in prison.

Sergeant Jones had served with the Indianapolis Police Department for 19 years.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle; Machine gun
  • Offender Five sentenced to life

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