Deputy Carl Anthony Rakes

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End of Watch: Wed, Nov 14th, 2012
Date of Incident: Wed, Nov 14th, 2012
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 8 years
Age: 31


While driving home at the end of his shift, Deputy Rakes observed a vehicle stopped in the roadway with a male occupant. When he stopped to see if he needed help, the man opened fire and struck and killed Deputy Rakes.

The accused shooter was later arrested in Campbellsville, Kentucky, and charged with murder.

Deputy Rakes served with the Marion County Sheriff's Office (Kentucky) for six years. He had served previously for two years with the Lebanon Police Department (Kentucky).


Marion County Sheriff's Office Patch
223 North Spalding Avenue
Lebanon, Kentucky 40033
(270) 692-3051


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Deputy Carl Anthony Rakes
Left by Joe cooper on Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

May thoughts and prayers be with everyone through these hard time.