Officer John Castleman "Cassie" Owings

Officer John Castleman "Cassie" Owings

Childersburg Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Wednesday, June 3, 1970

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John Castleman "Cassie" Owings

Officer Cassie Owings was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic at the scene of a fatal car crash in Talladega County.

Officers were investigating the crash in which two people were killed. A vehicle struck Officer Owings as he attempted to direct traffic around the original crash.

Officer Owings was survived by his wife.


  • Age 59
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

accident scene, directing traffic

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Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. Thank you Hero and your family for your courage and sacrifice. Always remembered.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

June 3, 2020

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