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 David Brooks, Policeman

David Brooks

Friday, April 8, 1910



Brooks, David

Rank: Policeman

Serial Number: Unknown

Division: University

Date Killed: Friday, April 8, 1910

Location: S/B Grand Ave at 30th St.

Cause of Death: Shot by a Robbery Suspect

Bio: Policeman Brooks, a plain clothes policeman,
was shot and killed by one of two robbery suspects who attempted to
hold him up. He was on his way to investigate the robbery of a
saloon which had been held up, presumably, by the same men. When
ordered to put his hands up, he was shot as he reached for his
revolver. The suspects escaped.

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