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
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Incident Details

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

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Rest In Peace Brother...We will never forget your sacrifice...

Todd A. Glowacki- L/Cpl.
South Carolina Highway Patrol (Ret.)-Darlington/Richland

June 9, 2019

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