Grover C. Todd

Date of Birth: 
1880
Date of Death: 
September 3, 1922
Location of Death: 
Grand Ronde, OR

Circumstances of Death

Prohibition Agents Grover Todd and Glenn Price were attempting to arrest Phillip Warren, a known bootlegger in Grand Ronde, OR.  Warren escaped, obtained a hidden rifle and killed both agents.  Warren was later taken into custody and charged with murder under State law.

Background

Agent Todd joined the Prohibition Unit on April 10, 1922, with an annual salary of $1,800.

Personal

Agent Todd was born in Coburg, OR.

Associated Artifacts: 
Telegram announcing the death of Grover Todd
Personnel Document of Grover Todd
Last Reviewed August 19, 2015