Police Officer Hugh O'Donnell

Police Officer Hugh O'Donnell

Bayonne Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Saturday, July 24, 1926

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Hugh O'Donnell

Officer O'Donnell succumbed to injuries sustained when he fell off of his horse at the intersection at the intersection of 27th Street and Avenue F. He had mounted the horse at 22nd Street but the horse immediately broke into a gallop. Another officer nearby followed in a vehicle until he located Officer O'Donnell on the ground. He transported Officer O'Donnell to Bayonne Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.


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  • Cause Animal related

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Thank you for your service and today we take the time to remind you and your family that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your LE brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 24, 2020

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