Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 24 years
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Edged weapon; Knife
Offender: Sentenced to 30 years
Officer McCarthy was stabbed to death while attempting to arrest two car burglars. Unbeknownst to him, two more suspects were hiding behind him and attacked him. After stabbing him the suspects stole his gun, badge, and personal belongings and fled. Other officers followed a blood trail and arrested the suspects. They were sentenced to 30 years.
Officer McCarthy had been with the agency for 24 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.