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- Dec. 01, 1881 -
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Starr County Sheriff's Department Agency Patch
Resided: TX, USA
Born: Unk  
Fallen: Dec. 01, 1881
Race/Sex: Caucasian Male / 46 yrs. of age
Agency
Dept: Starr County Sheriff's Dept.
TX   USA
Dept. Type: County/Police
Hero's Rank: Sheriff
Sworn Date: Unk
FBI Class: Homicide - Gun
Weapon Class: Firearm
On The Job: 3 years
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Offender: No Info
Location: TX   USA   Thu. Dec. 01, 1881
Summary: Sheriff Martin and a citizen were shot to death after being ambushed while returning to Rio Grande City after serving citations. The two had been collecting taxes and were murdered in a robbery of the tax proceeds.

Sheriff Martin had served as sheriff for a total of 3.5 years over two different terms. He was survived by his wife, son, and daughte

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