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 James L. Beck, Policeman

James L. Beck

Wednesday, January 28, 1931



Beck, James L.

Rank: Policeman

Serial Number: Unknown

Division: Unknown

Location: 2053 Dayton way

Date Killed: Wednesday, January 28, 1931

Cause of Death: Shot Answering a Disturbance
Call

Bio: Policeman James Beck was shot and killed
while investigating a disturbance in which a man had kidnapped his
child during a custody dispute. The suspect was also wounded in the
incident and later surrendered to police.

Policeman Beck succumbed to his wounds two days after the
shooting.

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