Deputy Sheriff William M. "Billy" Lester

Deputy Sheriff William M. "Billy" Lester

Wyoming County Sheriff's Department, West Virginia

End of Watch Sunday, April 25, 1926

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William M. "Billy" Lester

Deputy Lester was shot and killed while raiding a liquor still at Barkers Ridge. State police apprehended the suspect.


  • Age 34
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

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