Lieutenant Edwin Bryson Mitchell, Jr.

Lieutenant Edwin Bryson Mitchell, Jr.

Atlanta Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Wednesday, May 17, 1967

Edwin Bryson Mitchell, Jr.

Lieutenant Mitchell was shot and killed while investigating a burglary on Rawson Street, NW. He was shot and killed as he arrived on the scene even before exiting his patrol car.
Lieutenant Mitchell was survived by his expectant wife and twin daughters.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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My Father has been gone now 50 years. He lives and watches over us. We have been blessed so much. My Father has 3 daughters,I am one of the twins. He has 7 grandchildren and so far 6 great grand chldren.. My little sister Cheryl is a teacher. She graduated from University of Georgia. She was the first child of a fallen officer to benefit from the Atlanta b
Bat and Georgia Bar Association for college funds. My twin sister Pam is a flight attendant. I have been a Hairdresser 35 yrs. We are all blessed and thankful. WE miss you daddy.


May 17, 2017

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