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Officer Lucas F. Chellew | California Highway Patrol, California California Highway Patrol, California


Lucas F. Chellew

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch: Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 31

Tour: 8 years

Badge # 19402

Military veteran

Cause: Vehicle pursuit

Weapon: Automobile

Offender: In custody

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Officer Lucas Chellew was killed in a motorcycle crash near the intersection of Stockton Boulevard and Fruitridge Road, in Sacramento, while pursuing another motorcycle.

Officer Chellew's motorcycle crashed during the pursuit. The motorcyclist he was pursuing fled the scene but was arrested the following week. He was charged evading an officer leading to his death and grand larceny for stealing the motorcycle he was driving.

Officer Chellew was a U.S. Army veteran. He had served with the California Highway Patrol for eight years and was assigned to the South Sacramento Area Office. He is survived by his wife, daughter, son, parents and sister. His father was a retired CHP officer and his sister also serves with the agency.

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You have served this country with pride. Words cannot describe the feeling of sorrow I have for your family. With young children of my own and a wonderful wife and family. I feel feel for them... Rest in peace. Sorry we never met.

Police officer II Robert Chellew
June 2, 2017


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