Patrolman Raymond Stetson Oyler, Jr.

Patrolman Raymond Stetson Oyler, Jr.

Louisville Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Saturday, May 8, 1971

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Raymond Stetson Oyler, Jr.

Patrolman Raymond Oyler was killed when his police car was struck head-on by a drunk driver travelling at approximately 80 mph at the intersection of 7th Street and Jefferson Street.

The officer had just dropped his partner off at police headquarters and was returning to the city garage when the incident occurred.

Patrolman Oyler is survived by his daughter and two sons.

Bio

  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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I often wonder what my brother Raymond Oyler would think of what this world as it is today. I don't think he would like it. Miss him after almost 50 yrs.

Lonnie Oyler
Brother

December 17, 2019

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