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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — One of three deputy U.S. marshals who were shot while attempting to serve an arrest warrant in West Virginia has died, and a drug suspect also was killed in the shootout, authorities said.

It happened at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday as deputy U.S. marshals entered a residence in Elkins, U.S. Marshals Service spokesman Dave Oney said. (click here to read the article at usatoday.com)

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Thomas Gahl Video

On September 22nd, 1986 Tom Gahl became the first United States Probation Officer to be killed in the line of duty. This video commemorates the 25th anniversary of his death.