Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 9 years
Badge # 5
Cause: Vehicular assault
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Not available
Police Officer Wayne Presley was struck and killed by a drunk driver at the scene of a disabled truck.
Officer Presley and his partner had just gotten back on their motorcycles when the drunk driver hit them at a high rate of speed. Officer Presley was thrown into the truck and his partner was knocked onto the curb. His partner received major injuries but miraculously survived.
Officer Presley was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served in law enforcement for nine years.