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Patrolman Marion Charles Steele

Sat, 09/10/1966

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Patrolman Steele was on duty in Chesterfield County when he was shot to death by one of three teenagers during a traffic stop. One of the teenagers was charged with murder and the other two pled guilty to being an accessory after the fact. Patrolman Steele was a five year veteran of the Patrol and was a native of Lancaster County. His brother was also a patrolman.