Name: Linsly Potter Bulnes
Date of Birth: 1901
Date of Death: 01/24/1932
Location of Death: Dunnsville, NY
CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH
Prohibition Agent Linsly Bulnes was traveling to Howe's Cave, NY, to continue an investigation after having been on duty most of the previous 24-hours. As he drove west on the Western Turnpike, his car swerved to the right onto the soft shoulder of the roadway, struck a tree and turned over. Agent Bulnes suffered severe injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by a doctor from Schenectady Hospital.
Agent Bulnes joined the Bureau of Prohibition on 6/22/1931, and was assigned to the Syracuse, NY, field office. He carried badge #2064. Previously, he served in the U. S. Navy from 1920-1921.
Agent Bulnes was born in New York, New York. He was survived by his wife and three children, William, Linsly and Lorelei.