Howard H. Fisher

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Date of Birth: 
Date of Death: 
July 22, 1922
Location of Death: 
Norfolk, VA

Circumstances of Death

Prohibition Agents Howard Henry Fisher and Cary Freeman were executing a Federal search warrant at the home of James Chambers in Norfolk (Titustown), VA.  While the agents were searching the house, Chambers retrieved a hidden gun and killed both agents.  Chambers fled, but was hunted down and killed by a Federal posse soon thereafter.

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