Killing of Allen Milton in Alabama in 1946


Case summary

Allen Milton (1908-1946), a mill employee and veteran, was killed by off-duty police officer Grady Barker in Barbour County, Alabama. Milton reportedly had done work for Barker, and when he went to collect his pay, a fight ensued and Barker shot and killed him.


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Perpetrator group type: police

Date of incident: 1946-12-16
Location: Eufaula, Barbour County, Alabama
Location type: victim's workplace
Allegation against victim: arguing over wages

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