William Shaw - Police Chief
the grassroots Ea Officers Hunting Negro in Slaying Of Police Chief EAGLE LAKE, Oct. 3. (API- City and county police today searched for a Negro man wanted in laKt nighl'.i pistol slaying of Albert W. Schmidt, 59, Eagle Lake's veteran night police chief. Schmidt was shot to death his own pistol HS he attempted Hi-rcst a men in an Eagle ' Lake Negro residential section. Police said the man grabbed Schmidt's pistol and fired one shot, the bullet striking the officer in the lemple. Eagle Lake Police ChiÂ«f W. Shaw and. Colorado County Sheriff J. O. Walker headed ' today's search for the man who fled automobile immediately after the shooting. The search centered around Richmond, where the is known to have relatives.