Constable David Nathan Morehouse

Constable David Nathan Morehouse

Paso Robles Police Department, California

End of Watch Tuesday, May 6, 1919

David Nathan Morehouse

Constable David Morehouse was shot and killed after interrupting a burglary at a hardware store.

The two suspects fled the scene but were later arrested in Fresno County, California, after committing several thefts.

One suspect was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life. On January 21, 1923, he escaped from San Quentin Prison. Several weeks later he shot and wounded a traffic officer who stopped him for speeding in Rosalia, Washington. He was captured a short time later.


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

Incident Details

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

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