Policeman Jerry Lee

Policeman Jerry Lee

Garrett Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Monday, June 16, 1941

Jerry Lee

Policeman Jerry Lee was shot and killed outside of the local coal company's poolroom while on patrol.

The incident occurred when the driver of a vehicle pulled up next to him and an occupant opened fire with a high powered rifle, killing him.

Policeman Lee had served with the Garrett Police Department for only 6 months, and had previously served with the Wayland Police Department for 3.5 years.

He is survived by his wife and three sons.

Bio

  • Age 43
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Not available

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

June 16, 2015

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