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Patrolman Lawyer Young | Drew Police Department, Mississippi Drew Police Department, Mississippi


Lawyer Young

Drew Police Department, Mississippi

End of Watch: Sunday, August 20, 1972

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 41

Tour: 5 years

Badge # 2711

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Shot and killed

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Patrolman Young was shot and killed by a suspect that was unhappy that he had been issued a summons for driving with no license.

The suspect was also shot and killed in the gunfire.

Patrolman Young had served with the Drew Police Department for five years and was survived by his wife and two children.

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Officer Young, time may go by but your sacrifice will never be forgotten! Thank you for your dedicated service to The City of Drew and the citizens you were sworn to protect! Continue to rest in peace my fellow LE Brother!
"Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one's life for his friends." John 15:13

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of GOD." Matthew 5:9

Corporal Tony Dunn
Mississippi Highway Patrol, TroopD
August 20, 2016


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