Butler, Alabama, Policeman Dean Roberts Shooting Scene
May 16, 1978

On May 16, 1978, Policeman Dean Roberts, Butler, Alabama, attempted to stop the escapees; and, as he stepped out of his unit, was struck by the blast from a 12 gauge shotgun. Roberts was seriously injured

    
   
Officer Dean Roberts, Butler, Alabama Police Dept.

Shooting scene, Highway 10 and Woodley Avenue, Butler, Alabama

    

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Photos courtesy of Sgt. Michael Harbour, East Mississippi Correctional Facility, Meridian, MS