Incident DetailsCause of Death:
Deputy Daniel Mayfield was shot and killed while attempting to apprehend six bank robbery suspects in New Albany.
Deputy Mayfield and several other officers encountered the suspects. The officers chased the men to Stone Bridge over Falling Run Creek when they exchanged shots and Deputy Mayfield was mortally wounded. One of the suspects was also shot and killed but none of the remaining five were ever charged in Deputy Mayfield's death.
Deputy Mayfield was survived by his wife, daughter and two sons.