Patrolman Alonzo C. Speece

Patrolman Alonzo C. Speece

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Saturday, August 23, 1919

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Alonzo C. Speece

Patrolman Speece was shot and killed while questioning a suspect at the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad station in Parkersburg, West Virginia. The suspect was arrested, convicted of murder, and sentenced to life.

Patrolman Speece was a widower at the time of his murder.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location West Virginia
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 23, 2020

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