Patrolman Willard E. Pruitt, Jr.

Patrolman Willard E. Pruitt, Jr.

Wilmington Police Department, Delaware

End of Watch Friday, July 7, 1944

Willard E. Pruitt, Jr.

Patrolman Pruitt was killed in a motorcycle accident while pursuing a suspect.

He had served with the agency for 7 years and was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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