Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 6 years
Badge # 1218
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Offender: Not available
Officer William Welch was shot and killed after walking in on a robbery in progress at a 7-11 store.
The suspect turned and fired at Officer Welch as he entered the store. Officer Welch emptied his gun at the suspect before he died, but the suspect escaped.
Officer Welch had been employed with the Fort Worth Police Department for six years.