Officer Cled Neal Wingo

Officer Cled Neal Wingo

Atlanta Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Wednesday, July 23, 1975

Cled Neal Wingo

Officer Cled Wingo was shot and killed by a mentally ill person on Kilburn Drive, NE. Officer Wingo had gone to the home to have the suspect committed at the suspects' parents' request. The suspect shot Officer Wingo and his parents before fleeing the home. He was apprehended a short time later roaming the streets.

Officer Wingo had served with the agency for 32 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.

Bio

  • Age 60
  • Tour 32 years, 3 months
  • Badge 782

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in God's loving embrace, hero. You will never be forgotten.

Retired Wisconsin L.E.O.

July 23, 2014

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