Independence in Buchanan County

Buchanan County in Iowa

Cold Cases in Independence, Iowa





Fallen OfficerHomicide
Patrolman Pitt McClellan Doxsie
34 YOA
Independence, IA
Buchanan County
October 26, 1897

On Tuesday, October 26, 1897, Patrolman Pitt McClellan Doxie, 34, was shot and killed in Independence, Iowa during a gunfight with two thieves.

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