Patrolman Welford Early Green

Patrolman Welford Early Green

Henrico County Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Wednesday, December 22, 1948

Welford Early Green

Patrolman Welford Green was shot and killed after responding to a domestic dispute at a local restaurant on Williamsburg Road.

While the officer was talking with both parties, the male was able to grab a shotgun and open fire, killing Patrolman Green. The suspect, who was the owner of the restaurant, shot and killed himself after a two hour gun battle with other officers.

Patrolman Green was a veteran of WWII. He was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Chief Paul Davis
Shenandoah Police Department

December 22, 2014

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