City Marshal Charles H. Newman

City Marshal Charles H. Newman

Hugoton Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Thursday, October 15, 1931

Add to My Heroes

Charles H. Newman

Marshal Charles Newman succumbed to a gunshot wound inflicted three days earlier when he was shot in the abdomen while attempting to arrest a man for public drunkenness.

The suspect was convicted of first degree manslaughter.


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

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Monday, October 12, 1931
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Convicted of manslaughter

Most Recent Reflection

View all 9 Reflections

City Marshal Newman,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Hugoton. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

October 15, 2021

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.