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Patrol Officer Austin Amos Price | Forest City Police Department, North Carolina Forest City Police Department, North Carolina

Patrol Officer

Austin Amos Price

Forest City Police Department, North Carolina

End of Watch: Saturday, June 6, 1931

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 41

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Officer's handgun

Offender: Completed sentence and released

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Officer Amos Price was shot and stabbed to death while attempting to arrest a man for being drunk in public. As he made the arrest the suspect stabbed him several times. He then gained possession of Officer Price's service weapon and shot him several times.

The suspect was convicted of Officer Price's death and sentenced to prison. He was released after completing his sentence.

Officer Price was buried at Stony Point Cemetery, Alexander County, North Carolina.

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You are not forgotten Brother. Bless You

TFC Len Widener
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June 7, 2016

 

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