Elmore County, Alabama
November 20, 1966
Agencies: Federal Bureau of Investigation - FBI
Cause of death: Beating
Last updated: over 5 years ago
On November 20, 1966, James Motley was detained by a police officer in Elmore County, Alabama, during a traffic stop. After an alleged altercation with responding officers, he was transported to the police station. He was later found dead in the holding cell.