Corporal Kevin Weadock Barleycorn

Corporal Kevin Weadock Barleycorn

University of Arizona Police Department, Arizona

End of Watch Friday, August 24, 1990

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Kevin Weadock Barleycorn

Corporal Barleycorn was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer. Corporal Barleycorn was struggling with a suspect at a fraternity party who had brandished a gun at the officers. Another officer fired at the suspect just as Corporal Barleycorn was tackling him and the round passed through the suspect's arm and then struck Corporal Barleycorn between the panels of his vest.

Corporal Barleycorn is survived by his wife, daughter, three sons, mother, four brothers, and two sisters.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Cpl. Barleycorn,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of of the state of Arizona. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

August 24, 2020

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