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Police Officer Robert A. Sorrentino | New York City Police Department, New York New York City Police Department, New York

Police Officer

Robert A. Sorrentino

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch: Thursday, April 24, 1980

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 35

Tour: 7 years

Badge # 31143

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 4/10/1980

Weapon: Handgun; .357 caliber

Offender: Five suspects convicted

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Police Officer Robert Sorrentino was shot and killed while chasing five suspects who had just robbed a club in the Far Rockaway section of Queens.

Officer Sorrentino and his partner had split up to chase the suspects. After his partner captured one of the men he heard shots fired and ran to Officer Sorrentino's location, where he found Officer Sorrentino in a schoolyard at 595 Beach 19th Street. Officer Sorrentino has been shot several times. Officer Sorrentino was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his wounds two weeks later.

All five of the suspects were eventually apprehended and convicted.

Officer Sorrentino was assigned to the 101st Precinct and had served with the agency for seven years. He is survived by his wife and three stepchildren, his parents, and five siblings.

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Remember ROBERT BOBBY SORRENTINO on this DATE 10, APRIL 2017 still tryg get shooter In they willnt open apartment OFFICER GADELL actual killer also (GRAB INNOCENT MEN SHUT COMMUNITY and FAMILIES UP) this killer been killing 40yrs for DOPE NO WORK) INSANE INMATE from WILLARD ASYLUM ) play bar goer, INSANE ROBBERY told OFFICER SORRENTINO they exited(robbers) BAR he turn walk... APOGLIZE Not put events on his page
REMEMBER YOU OFFICER SORRENTINO
PEPPERMINTS, GUM in my teens when u where shot!!

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April 10, 2017

 

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