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Trooper Johnny Rush Bowman | Virginia State Police, Virginia Virginia State Police, Virginia


Johnny Rush Bowman

Virginia State Police, Virginia

End of Watch: Sunday, August 19, 1984

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 32

Tour: 15 years

Badge # 1515

Cause: Stabbed

Weapon: Edged weapon; Knife

Offender: Never identified

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Trooper Johnny Bowman was stabbed to death when an unidentified male attacked him at his home in Manassas, Virginia.

A suspect was identified but was never charged due to a lack of evidence.

Trooper Bowman had served with the agency for 15 years. He is survived by his wife and daughter.

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My thoughts and prayers are with you Nikki. You are a mirror image of your beautiful Dad. I just watched fox news tonight and the coverage brought me to tears. My your Dad and God protect you always . Love and good wishes from someone you've never met. Sean.

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August 19, 2014


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