Type of Officer: Sheriff
Jurisdiction: Stevens County
County: Stevens
Death Date: 7/25/1888
Added to Memorial: 1988
Circumstances of Death: Gunshot
Sheriff John Cross and a posse of four men entered the Cherokee neutral strip early on the morning of July 23rd to aid Woodsdale city marshal in serving a warrant on one Sam Robinson. Sheriff Cross could not find the marshal’s group and decided to return.