Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office, Arizona
End of Watch: Tuesday, July 16, 1918
Deputy Lowry was shot and killed when he attempted to break up a fight. Deputy Lowry was a deputized guard at the United Verde Extension Mine below Jerome. As he was attempting to break up a fight he was shot to death. The shooter fled into the hills and a posse was sent after him. The shooter was later shot by another deputy.
Deputy Lowry was 65 years old at the time of his death and was a three term Yavapai County Sheriff.