Died =>11 December 1876
Force => Berkshire Constabulary
Cause =>Homicide - Shot
Duty Status =>On Duty
Patrolling late in the evening to meet up with his Constables he first planned to meet up with Constable Thomas Shorter. As he approached the Folly Crossroads near Hungerford he was to rendezvous with Constable Shorter, he was shot in the neck at close range then beaten by two poachers.