Trooper First Class Arthur W. Plummer, Jr.

Trooper First Class Arthur W. Plummer, Jr.

Maryland State Police, Maryland

End of Watch Sunday, April 9, 1961

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Arthur W. Plummer, Jr.

Trooper Plummer was killed in an airplane accident after taking off from Assateague Island, Virginia. He had just located an individual authorities were searching for and crashed onto the beach after takeoff.

Trooper Plummer had been with the agency for almost 15 years.


  • Age 36
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven RizzoDelaware State Police (Retired)

April 9, 2021

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