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Corporal Christopher Michael Shea | Delaware State Police, Delaware Delaware State Police, Delaware

Corporal

Christopher Michael Shea

Delaware State Police, Delaware

End of Watch: Sunday, July 18, 2004

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 31

Tour: 4 years

Badge # 348

Cause: Vehicular assault

Incident Date: 7/18/2004

Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved

Suspect: Killed in collision

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Corporal Christopher Shea was killed when his patrol car was struck head on by a vehicle being operated by an intoxicated driver.

Corporal Shea was on patrol at approximately 0200 hours, traveling southbound on State Route 1 near Route 206, outside Milford, when his patrol car was struck head on by a vehicle traveling north in the southbound lanes. That intoxicated driver was fleeing the scene of an accident he had been involved in.

The corporal was taken to Milford Memorial Hospital where he died from his injuries.

The responsible driver was also killed in the collision.

Corporal Shea has served with the Delaware State Police for four years and was assigned to Troop 7. He is survived by his wife, son, daughter, and parents.

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It was my honor to meet your family at the MKE airport today and later escort their bus by motorcycle to camp. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family today.

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