Trooper Arthur J. Abagnale, Jr.

Trooper Arthur J. Abagnale, Jr.

New Jersey State Police, New Jersey

End of Watch Monday, June 11, 1962

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Arthur J. Abagnale, Jr.

Trooper Abagnale, Trooper Joseph DeFrino and Trooper Milan Simcak were killed in an automobile accident while on duty on the New Jersey Turnpike in Kearny.

Trooper Abagnale had served with the agency for 16 months.

Bio

  • Age 26
  • Tour 1 year, 3 months
  • Badge 1671

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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On this 58th year of yours and your partners untimely departure, I would like to say thank you for your sacrifice and let you know that time will never erase your memory and heroism.

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

June 11, 2020

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