Timothy O’Brien

Patrolman

Night Policeman Tim O’Brien was shot and killed by two tramps he attempted to arrest when they jumped from a freight train as it stopped in Mason City, Iowa.

One of the subjects managed to grab Policeman O’Brien’s revolver and shot him. Both men were apprehended.

Policeman O’Brien was a Union Army veteran of the Civil War.

Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad P.D.

End of Watch: Oct. 2, 1893

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