Donald Raspberry


On February 27, 1965, Donald Raspberry, the 19-year-old African-American victim, was shot and killed by his employer, Garland H. “Dick” Anderson, the subject, inside Anderson’s home in Okolona, Mississippi.  In March 2009, XXXXXX, who was called to Anderson’s home after the shooting, told the FBI that XXX had found the victim lying in the entryway of the den, with a gunshot wound to the chest.  XXXXX stated that XXX also noted that the screen of the back porch window had been removed.

Incident Date: 
Saturday, February 27, 1965
Case Name: 
Donald Raspberry
Industry Code: 
Civil Rights Division
Updated October 6, 2016