Name: Cary Dorsey Freeman
Date of Birth: 1887
Date of Death: 07/22/1922
Location of Death: Norfolk, Virginia
CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH
Prohibition Agents Cary Freeman and Howard Fisher were executing a search warrant at the home of James Chambers in Norfolk (Titustown), VA. While the officers were searching the house, Chambers retrieved a hidden gun and killed both agents. Chambers fled, but was later hunted down and killed by a Federal posse.
Agent Freeman joined the Prohibition Unit on 6/26/1922, with an annual salary of $1,500. He had been on the job for only 27 days prior to his death.
Agent Freeman was born in Dinwiddie County, VA. He was survived by his wife, Hazel (nee Owen).