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Officer Walter Leon Williams | Dallas Police Department, Texas Dallas Police Department, Texas

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Walter Leon Williams

Dallas Police Department, Texas

End of Watch: Tuesday, August 2, 1988

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 47

Tour: 5 years

Badge # 4994

Military veteran

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Handgun; .22 caliber

Offender: Shot and killed

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Officer Walter Williams was shot and killed while investigating a disturbance.

While he was at the scene a shooting occurred at the same location. He was ambushed and shot in the head as he went to investigate. Responding officers returned fire, killing the subject.

Officer Williams was a U.S Army veteran of the Vietnam war and had served with the Dallas Police Department for five years. He was survived by his wife, two sons, and daughter.

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Rest in Peace Officer Walter Leon Williams. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Dallas, Texas.

I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends, Co_workers and those brave souls who have chosen to follow in your foot steps protecting the public. I also Pray that the thug who murdered you is rotting in hell.

Amen.

Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, TX
August 3, 2016

 

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