Chief Sergeant Hugh Thomas Lowery

Chief Sergeant Hugh Thomas Lowery

Bon Air Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Wednesday, April 23, 1924

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Hugh Thomas Lowery

Chief Sergeant Hugh Lowery was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man after stopping a car carrying illegal whiskey.

The suspect fled the scene and became the focus of a large manhunt.


  • Age 44
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

alcohol violation, arrest, traffic stop

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Chief Sgt. Lowery,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Bon Air.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol(Retired)

April 23, 2024

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