Patrolman Jerry Tommie Wells

Patrolman Jerry Tommie Wells

Panama City Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Friday, August 17, 1973

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Jerry Tommie Wells

Patrolman Wells was killed when his police motorcycle struck the side of a train at the Florida Avenue crossing. The locomotive was en route to Gulf Coast Community College for display.

Patrolman Wells had been with the agency for eight years.


  • Age 30
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 10

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Rest in peace always knowing that your memory, service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 17, 2020

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