Corporal Raymond Gerald Armstead, Jr.

Corporal Raymond Gerald Armstead, Jr.

Maryland State Police, Maryland

End of Watch Wednesday, March 25, 1998

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Raymond Gerald Armstead, Jr.

Trooper Raymond G. Armstead died after being involved in an accident on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.

Trooper Armstead's attention was diverted to the side of the road by people who were flagging him over for another accident. Paying attention to these people, he did not see traffic stopped in front of him and struck another vehicle. Trooper Armstead was trapped inside of his cruiser before being freed by the Prince George's County Fire Department. He died later at a local hospital.

He is survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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

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

August 7, 2020

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