Patrolman Alexander Warren

Patrolman Alexander Warren

Youngstown Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Tuesday, May 3, 1921

Alexander Warren

Patrolman Alexander Warren was shot and killed while investigating two suspicious men on Belmont Avenue, between Rayen Street and Wood Street.

Patrolman Warren was on foot patrol at 10:20 pm when he observed the two men come out of an alley. As he crossed the street to talk to them one of the men suddenly produced a .38 caliber revolver and opened fire, mortally wounding Patrolman Warren.

One of the men was convicted of murdering Patrolman Warren and was executed on September 9th, 1921.


  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .38 caliber
  • Offender Executed in 1921

suspicious person

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Just found this man's grave by accident and figured he was K.I.A. Wow. He is a piece of history probably soon to be forgotten like so many of our fallen heros. Eternal rest grant upon to him Lord and your perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul and all the souls of the faithfully departed rest in peace.Amen

Capt John Reiter
Youngstown Fire Dept

October 22, 2017

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