Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 32 years
Badge # Not available
Offender: Shot and killed
Patrolman Edward Murray was shot and killed when he interrupted a robbery in progress at a local restaurant at approximately 11:45 pm.
Shortly after he arrived at the restaurant two armed men entered and announced a holdup. Patrolman Murray immediately took action and exchanged shots with the two. Patrolman Murray and one of the suspects were both fatally wounded. The second suspect was later arrested and charged with robbery and murder. He was sentenced to death.
Patrolman Murray had served with the Cleveland Police Department for 32 years.