Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 1 year
Badge # Not available
Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)
Incident Date: 2/24/1967
Patrolman Ronald Wells was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer who was playing around in the city jail at 335 West Third Street.
He succumbed to the wound approximately one month after the incident.
Patrolman Wells had served with the Dayton Police Department for one year. He was survived by his wife and 2-year-old son.