Deputy Sheriff Alex Eversole

Photo of Deputy Sheriff Alex Eversole
End of Watch: Tue, Jan 4th, 1983
Date of Incident: Tue, Jan 4th, 1983
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 5 years
Age: 41

Survivors

His wife and son.

Incident

Deputy Alex Eversole was shot and killed while serving a warrant with two state troopers. As soon as the officers were in the house the suspect opened fire, killing Deputy Eversole and paralyzing one of the troopers, and wounding the other. The suspect was shot several times and killed.

The suspect and a child in the house were also killed, and one of the troopers was left paralyzed.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.

Agency

Perry County Sheriff's Department Patch
Main Street
Hazard, Kentucky 41702
(606) 439-4523

Tributes

There are 4 tributes for Deputy Sheriff Alex Eversole.

Deputy Sheriff Alex Eversole
Left by Dwight Eversol on Thursday, June 16th, 2011

my father was killed protecting people of perry county from people like tommyu allen combs and he will never be forgotten