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Trooper Christopher Skinner | New York State Police, New York New York State Police, New York

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Christopher Skinner

New York State Police, New York

End of Watch: Thursday, May 29, 2014

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 42

Tour: 13 years

Badge # 4682

Cause: Vehicular assault

Incident Date: 5/29/2014

Weapon: Automobile

Suspect: Charged with murder

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Trooper Christopher Skinner was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on I-81 in Broome County.

He was conducting a traffic stop just north of Exit 6, between Chenango Bridge and Castle Creek, when he was intentionally struck by a vehicle that crossed two lanes of traffic.

The subject who struck him continued driving up the interstate until stopping and running into the woods. He was apprehended approximately one hour later following a search of the area.

Trooper Skinner had served with the New York State Police for 13 years and was assigned to the Traffic Incident Management. He was survived by three children, mother, brother, and fiance.

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Rest in peace brother and thank you for your service. As you join our brothers and sisters in the hall of heroes, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Vires et Honorem

Ptlm Frank Kapusta
Mohawk PD
July 21, 2014

 

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