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Officer R. P. Fort Worth Police Department, Texas

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R. P. "Bob" Hollowell

Fort Worth Police Department, Texas

End of Watch: Saturday, December 26, 1914

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 41

Tour: 12 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Motorcycle accident

Incident Date: 2/24/1914

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Officer Hollowell succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident 10 months earlier. He was responding to a call when his motorcycle struck a dog at Throckmorton Street and Third Street. He was transported to a local hospital and drifted in and out of a comatose state for the next 10 months.

Officer Hollowell had previously served 10 years with the Waco Police Department. During that time, he had been shot or stabbed a total of 10 times while on duty. The injury sustained in the motorcycle accident, combined with a lung wound sustained in one of the previous stabbings, caused his death.

Officer Hollowell had been with the Fort Worth Police Department for 2 years, and had been in law enforcement for 12 years.

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