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Patrolman John Raymond Tucker | Fort Gay Police Department, West Virginia Fort Gay Police Department, West Virginia

Patrolman

John Raymond Tucker

Fort Gay Police Department, West Virginia

End of Watch: Saturday, April 20, 1985

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 32

Tour: 8 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Shotgun

Offender: Apprehended

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Patrolman John Tucker was shot and killed shortly before 10:00 pm as he sat in his patrol car running radar.

Two suspects were apprehended three days later. One of the suspects was a former patrolman with the Fort Gay Police Department.

Patrolman Tucker had served with the Fort Gay Police Department for eight years. He was survived by his wife and three children.

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A Hero in Heaven, always remembered and never forgotten.

Kim Weigand Mom of Sgt. Mike Weigand
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April 20, 2015

 

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