Patrolman Willie Edward Peeples

Patrolman Willie Edward Peeples

South Carolina Highway Patrol, South Carolina

End of Watch Friday, June 8, 1979

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Willie Edward Peeples

Patrolman Peeples was shot and killed during a high-speed pursuit.

The suspect was apprehended and convicted of murder. That verdict was later overturned on appeal and the suspect was set free. After being set free, he committed another violent crime and was sentenced to life in prison.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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My time has flown by Willie Edward was my neighbor at the time I was 13yrs old..I have and will not ever forget him.So much has changed through the years,We miss you ,and hope to see you again. 3/2020

Audrey Williams-Neighbor

March 11, 2020

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