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Sunday 3rd of February 1889

135 years ago She Was Shot Again to Make Sure

Outlaw Myra Maybelle Shirley Reed Starr aka Belle Star is shot dead by persons unknown at the age of 41 in King Creek, Oklahoma, United States.

Starr was riding home from a neighbor's house in Eufaula when she was ambushed. After she fell off her horse she was shot again to make sure she was dead. Her death resulted from shotgun wounds to the back and neck and in the shoulder and face.