|District / Unit:||021 District (Prairie)|
|End of Watch:||24-Dec-1924|
|Incident Details:||Police Officer William Holmes, 44, was assigned to the Stanton Avenue Station.
On December 24, 1924, Officer Holmes and his partner, Officer Jesse McKinney, responded to a robbery-in-progress. When the officers arrived to the home, the burglars opened fire; fatally injuring Officer Holmes.
One of the burglars, George Williams, was shot by responding officers. The other escaped.