Category Archives: Ward Constable’s Office

Constable Nelson Houston

Details:Constable Nelson HoustonWard Constable’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Monday, March 4, 1878Biographical Information:Age: 56Tour of Duty: 10 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Monday, March 4, 1878Weapon Used: Officer’s handgunSuspect Info: Unknown  Constable Houston was shot in the head with his own service revolver after responding to a complaint at a boarding house. The complaint […]

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