AZ DPS

FALLEN OFFICERS

Paul E. Marston

Paul E. Marston, 31

Residence: Prescott
Badge: 138
End of Watch: June 9, 1969

Patrolman Marston was shot and killed by prison escapee Danny Lee Eckard during a gun battle on a farm in Chino Valley. Eckard, nicknamed the Desert Fox by the Arizona media for his ability to escape and survive in the desert, was then fatally shot by Patrolman Ron Mayes who was riding with Marston.