Patrolman Roger Dale Carter

Patrolman Roger Dale Carter

Kannapolis Police Department, North Carolina

End of Watch Friday, December 31, 1993

Roger Dale Carter

Patrolman Roger Carter was shot and killed after being dispatched to a residence on Nance Street after a man called the police claiming to turn himself in on outstanding warrants.

When Patrolman Carter arrived at the scene the suspect ambushed him in the driveway with a rifle, shooting him eight times.

The suspect then walked down the street and committed suicide.

Patrolman Carter had served in law enforcement for four years. He is survived by his wife, two sons, parents, sister, and two brothers.

Bio

  • Age 31
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Committed suicide

ambush, warrant service

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God bless. We will never forget. Your watch here is over many years ago. Pleasure to have served in the county with you my brother......VC

Brian VC Voncannon
Concord Police/Cabarrus Co. Sheriff's Dept.(Retired)

July 23, 2017

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