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Detective John M. Gallino | Crestwood Police Department, Missouri Crestwood Police Department, Missouri


John M. Gallino

Crestwood Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch: Saturday, March 18, 1972

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 36

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Shotgun

Offender: Sentenced to life imprisonment

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Detective Gallino was shot and killed when he was identified as a police officer during a robbery. He was in a local pub when several armed men entered and ordered all of the patrons to lay on the floor. As the suspects robbed each patron they located Detective Gallino's badge and gun. Once he was identified the suspect shot and killed him. Five suspects were arrested and charged with the murder of Detective Gallino and another customer. Two of the suspects were later convicted of the murders and sentenced to two life imprisonment terms.

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If anyone knows of where John was buried I would like to go to his grave site and pay my respects . Thank You David Warner [email protected]

David Warner
April 18, 2016


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