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Policeman George A. Eppley | Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

Policeman

George A. Eppley

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Wednesday, September 19, 1917

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 30

Tour: 7 years

Badge # 2950

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Sentenced to 20 years

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Policeman George Eppley was shot and killed during an assassination attempt of a political candidate for the city council. Policeman Eppley was guarding the candidate at the time.

The suspect was convicted and sentenced to 20 years in prison.

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Rest In Peace Brother. It's been 100 years since your EOW you are not forgotten

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
City of Upland, CA
September 19, 2017

 

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