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Patrolman Edwin Hugh Stephenson, Jr. | Richmond Police Department, Virginia Richmond Police Department, Virginia

Patrolman

Edwin Hugh Stephenson, Jr.

Richmond Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch: Friday, December 13, 1974

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 23

Tour: 3 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Incident Date: 12/13/1974

Weapon: Automobile

Suspect: Not available

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Patrolman Edwin Stephenson and Patrolman Leward Rich were killed in an automobile accident while en route to assist another officer who was chasing a stolen car. During their response the police car left the roadway and struck a tree at Brook Street and Westwood Avenue, causing fatal injuries to both officers.

Patrolman Stephenson had served with the agency for three years.

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Patrolman Leward Robert Rich
Richmond Police Department, Virginia
End of Watch: Friday, December 13, 1974
Cause: Vehicle pursuit

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