Sheriff Thomas P. Miller

Sheriff Thomas P. Miller

Colbert County Sheriff's Department, Alabama

End of Watch Tuesday, June 14, 1927

Thomas P. Miller

Sheriff Thomas Miller was shot and killed at Poplar Creek Church in Leighton.

He was attending an all-day singing at the church when he was shot by a man who held a grudge against him. Sheriff Miller died of his wounds three days later.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Sunday, June 12, 1927
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Charged with murder


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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 15, 2015

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