Deputy Sheriff Guy Cecil Massey, Sr.

Deputy Sheriff Guy Cecil Massey, Sr.

Wake County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

End of Watch Sunday, September 10, 1933

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Guy Cecil Massey, Sr.

Deputy Sheriff Guy Massey was shot and killed when he and his son, who was the constable of Zebulon, attempted to arrest a fugitive near the intersection of Gill Street and Highway 97.

The man began to struggle with the officers and shot Deputy Massey. Deputy Massey's son was able to return fire and kill the suspect. The son then drove Deputy Massey to a hospital where he succumbed to his wound the following day.


  • Age 48
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Saturday, September 9, 1933
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

arrest, fugitive

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 76th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

My grandfather was born and raised in Zebulon. In this small town, I know that our families knew each other, especially your son. I am honored to leave this reflection for you.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya


September 22, 2009

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