Night Watchman Rueben J. Chappell

Photo of Night Watchman Rueben J. Chappell
End of Watch: Mon, Dec 3rd, 1900
Date of Incident: Sat, Nov 24th, 1900
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 18 years
Age: 58


Watchman Chappell was survived by his wife, four sons, and three daughters.


Watchman Chappell succumbed to a gunshot wound received almost two weeks earlier when he attempted to arrest a man who had fired a shot in public.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Pierce City Police Department Patch
201 E Main St,
Pierce City, Missouri 65723
(417) 476-2323
Chief Michael Abramovitz


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