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They opened two more cells, and a total of four inmates rushed to the "cage," from which the jail's main door was controlled. Staring at the gun barrel thrust through the wire mesh about six feet away, Stroy refused the inmates' demands to open the door. The gunman fired, and Stroy slumped to the floor with a bullet in his back.
The inmates stuck a broom handle through the cage to push a button and open the door.
He also served as the Canton Fire Chief and was a Canton police officer.
The former jail, a handsome stone structure on Village Avenue in Dedham, has been converted to luxury condominiums.
The most notorious prisoners held in custody by the Norfolk County Sheriff's Office were Nicola Sacco and Bartolommeo Vanzetti.
The beam from which convicted murderer Henri Costley was hanged is still in a warehouse maintained by the Norfolk County Sheriff's Office.
Costley had been convicted of murdering his housekeeper -- with whom he had a romantic relationship -- after he became engaged to his wife. 26, 1975, Norfolk County Correction Officer Joseph Stroy acted with extraordinary valor in the face of danger and suffered a bullet wound during an escape at the old Village Avenue jail. that night, a fellow correction officer opened a cell door to allow an inmate to use a payphone.