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Chickasaw County Sheriff's Office Patch


Frank A. Herzog

Deputy Herzog was shot and killed with a .32 caliber hand gun, on Sunday, April 16, 1916, while attempting to arrest a safe blower. Deputy Herzog chased the man into the woods but was shot and killed by the suspect. The man later committed suicide when he became surrounded by a posse.

Deputy Herzog was 32 years old.

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Created: 01-15-2009
Last Updated: 02-05-2010 (JLR)