Deputy Sheriff Howard Edmond Murray

Deputy Sheriff Howard Edmond Murray

Pittsburg County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

End of Watch Friday, January 28, 1910

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Howard Edmond Murray

Deputy Murray died from a gunshot wound suffered the day before when he was trying to arrest a man. Deputy Murray succeeded in firing and instantly killing the man after he was shot. The shooter had previously served a penitentiary term for impersonating a federal officer.


  • Age 24
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Thursday, January 27, 1910
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Killed by Deputy Murray

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 102nd 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.

Time never dimishes respect, and your memory will always be honored and revered. .

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

January 28, 2012

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