Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 15 years
Badge # Not available
Incident Date: 3/7/1994
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Offender: Executed in 2004
Major Cecil Guerry succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained two days earlier while making a traffic stop.
The suspect was arrested approximately two hours after the shooting. He was convicted of murder, sentenced to death, and was subsequently executed on March 19th, 2004.
Major Guerry had served with the Georgetown Police Department for 15 years. He was survived by his wife and two sons.
His grandfather, Deputy Sheriff Warren Guerry, had been stabbed to death in the line of duty on May 27th, 1947, while serving with the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Deputy Sheriff Warren Calhoun Guerry