City Marshal John McInroy

City Marshal John McInroy

Caney Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Wednesday, November 12, 1913

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John McInroy

Marshal McInroy was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a thief. The 41-year-old suspect fled the scene after the shooting and wasn't captured until 1937 in Nogalas, Arizona.

The suspect, who had advanced tuberculosis, was convicted of fourth degree manslaughter and sentenced to two years.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Captured in 1937

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108 years today you were killed. And 108 years on your sacrifice is remembered, rip

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November 11, 2021

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