Trooper Charles W. "Chuck" Parks

Trooper Charles W. "Chuck" Parks

Florida Highway Patrol, Florida

End of Watch Tuesday, February 6, 1973

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Charles W. "Chuck" Parks

Trooper Charles Parks was shot and killed when he stopped two armed robbery suspects on Interstate 95 in Nassau County. The suspects had robbed a finance company in Woodbine, Georgia. One suspect shot him when he found the money they took during a search of their car. Both were apprehended a mile from the scene by several state troopers. Both were jailed for murder.

Trooper Parks had served with the Florida Highway Patrol for 6 years. He is survived by his wife and two daughters (the second born posthumously).

Bio

  • Age 28
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Charged with murder

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Trooper Parks, rest in peace.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

February 5, 2019

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