Police Officer Willie Neal, Jr.

Police Officer Willie Neal, Jr.

St. Louis County Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Wednesday, January 29, 1997

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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 (Inadvertent)

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Thank you for your service and rest n peace knowing that your memory and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 11, 2020

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