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Guns, Deputy Jake

End of Watch: 
Saturday, September 20, 1947
County: 
Yakima
Agency: 
Yakima County S.O.

Deputy Guns was killed in an automobile accident while en route to the local hospital to pick up a man for questioning. The subject had been wounded in an earlier knife fight. The accident occurred at the intersection of Broadway and Washington Avenue in Yakima. Deputy Guns’ department vehicle collided with another vehicle. Deputy Guns was survived by his wife, daughter, brother, and sister.