Edward William Stelling Deputy Sheriff Edward William Stelling
Age: 31
Died: Thursday, July 5, 1945
Cause of Death: Shotgun wound to the stomach and left arm
Deputy Sheriff Edward William Stelling was shot with a shotgun while trying to arrest an armed suspect on June 30th 1945. The gunman was finally shot by Deputy Stelling's partner, Deputy Sheriff Olney Crawford. Stelling lived for 5 more days before succumbing to the massive gunshot wounds.

 

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