Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 5 years
Badge # 140
Cause: Vehicle pursuit
Offender: Sentenced to 5 years
Officer Stone was killed when his patrol car struck a utility pole during a pursuit. Another officer initiated the pursuit after seeing a car doing donuts in a residential intersection. As he was pursuing the vehicle another vehicle pulled between him and the suspect vehicle. He struck the utility pole after he swerved to avoid that vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle he was pursuing was convicted of vehicular homicide in connection with Officer Stone's death and sentenced to 5 years in prison.
Officer Stone had served with the Clinton Police Department for 5 years. He was survived by his wife, 3-year-old daughter, and 1-month-son.