SO: E. Texas jailer killed in accidental shooting
POSTED: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 10:25am
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 2:57pm
Marshall, Texas (KETK) — A Harrison County jailer was killed early Tuesday morning after his gun accidentally discharged.
Deon Adams, 22, of Marshall, was found dead at his home in the 900 block of Alvin Street around 12:45 a.m, said Harrison County Sheriff's Office Investigator Jay Webb. The Marshall Police Department responded to the scene.
Adams had been a jailer with sheriff's office since August 2013.
No foul play is suspected.