Name: Charles Edward Howell
Date of Birth: 1879
Date of Death: 07/17/1921
Location of Death: Limestone County, AL
CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH
Prohibition Agent Charles Howell and several fellow agents had just completed a still raid in Limestone County, AL. From ambush, a shot rang out and Agent Howell was instantly killed. While a number of individuals were arrested, the person that shot Agent Howell was never identified.
Agent Howell joined the Prohibition Unit on 8/15/1920, with an annual salary of $1,500.
Agent Howell was born in Marion County, AL. He was survived by his wife.