Wall of Honor

Deputy Sheriff David G. Graves

Biographical Info

  • Age: 32
  • Tour of Duty: 3 yr
  • Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause of Death: Vehicular assault
  • Date of Incident: November 5, 1982
  • Weapon Used: Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Suspect Info: Sentenced to four years


Deputy Graves was killed when his patrol car was struck at the intersection of Shaw Street and Dickenson Street by a drunk driver who ran a stop sign. The suspect's wife was also killed the in accident. The suspect was sentenced to four years in jail for the two deaths.

Deputy Graves had been with the agency for three years and was survived by his wife and two daughters.


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