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Patrolman Melvin LeRoy Wilcox | Erie Police Department, Pennsylvania Erie Police Department, Pennsylvania

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Melvin LeRoy Wilcox

Erie Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Friday, May 4, 1979

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 36

Tour: Not available

Badge # 138

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Weapon: Automobile

Offender: Not available

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Patrolman Wilcox was killed in a motorcycle accident during a vehicle pursuit. He was chasing a suspect when a pickup truck pulled out in front of him, causing a collision.

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A Hero in Heaven, always remembered and never forgotten.

Kim Weigand Mom of Sgt. Mike Weigand
PA C.O.P.S.
May 4, 2015

 

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