Montana Law Enforcement Museum

212 E. Broadway
Philipsburg, MT 59858
(406) 859-6536

Deputy H.M. Muggins Taylor

Custer County Sheriff's Department

Department Patch

Deputy Muggins Taylor was shot and killed while attempting to stop a drunk man from beating his wife at a local laundry in Billings, Montana.
The suspect was apprehended and convicted of Deputy Taylor's murder, but was pardoned 8 years later.

End of Watch:
October 1, 1882