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John Curry
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Birth: unknown
Death: May 8, 1866

Policeman John Curry was stabbed to death by a man he attempted to arrest for disturbing the peace.

The suspect stabbed Policeman Curry in the abdomen several times with a bowie knife and severely cut a citizen who tried to stop him. The suspect, who was arrested a short time later, was taken from the county jail by a mob of more than 2000 men and hanged.

Policeman Curry was survived by several children.

He was 55 Years Old 
Maintained by: Roanho
Originally Created by: Anthony S.
Record added: Nov 19, 2011
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