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Hillyer, Marshal William J.

End of Watch: 
Friday, August 3, 1923
County: 
Yakima
Agency: 
Zillah P.D.

Marshal Hillyer was shot and killed by a man who had a long standing feud with the Hillyer family. The suspect located Marshal Hillyer in a tavern and shot him with his shotgun. The suspect was later acquitted of the murder charges.