Police Officer Willie Neal, Jr.

Police Officer Willie Neal, Jr.

St. Louis County Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Wednesday, January 29, 1997

Willie Neal, Jr.

Police Officer Willie Neal was shot and killed while performing an undercover drug buy at approximately 4:00 pm.

During an exchange of gunfire a round fired by his partner accidentally struck Officer Neal.

The offender involved with the drug buy was later arrested and charged with felony murder. He plead guilty and was sentenced to eight years in prison.

Officer Neal had served with the St. Louis County Police Department for six years. He is survived by his wife and two daughters.

Bio

  • Age 29
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

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Office Neal,
On today, the 16th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of St. Louis County. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
U.S. Border Patrol

January 29, 2013

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