Police Officer Michael Lee Edwards

Police Officer Michael Lee Edwards

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, May 11, 1974

Michael Lee Edwards

Officer Michael Edwards was shot and killed execution style after being abducted by unknown assailants. He was last seen leaving the police academy on May 10, 1974. His handcuffed body was found the next day in an abandoned apartment building.

The case was never solved and remains open with the Los Angeles Police Department.

Officer Edwards had served with the agency for 5 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 25
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge 15444

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Friday, May 10, 1974
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Case never solved

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Mike,
You haven't been forgotten. There is some news coming out next week from a LAPD detective and will I will report it as soon as I can. We are all keeping our fingers crossed.

Alan L Edwards/classmate class 9/69

Retired policeman City of Los Angeles
Class mate of Mike Edwards 9/69

December 10, 2016

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