Investigator Elvis "Ed" Murphy

Investigator Elvis "Ed" Murphy

Comal County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Monday, September 21, 1981

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Elvis "Ed" Murphy

Investigator Elvis Murphy was killed in a helicopter crash while assisting in the search of burglary suspects.

The helicopter crashed when it struck power lines over FM 2673 one mile north of Startzville. The pilot survived the crash but Investigator Murphy suffered fatal injuries.

Investigator Murphy had served with the Comal County Sheriff's Office for nine years.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

aerial search, burglary

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Investigator Murphy,
Sir, even though it has been 31 years since your End of Watch you are still honored and remembered. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
U.S. Border Patrol

October 17, 2012

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