Sergeant Ezra Sutherland

Sergeant Ezra Sutherland

Jefferson County Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Monday, June 19, 1950

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Ezra Sutherland

Sergeant Sutherland was killed when his patrol car was struck head-on by a vehicle traveling the wrong direction on Pages Lane near Waverly Hill. The driver of the other vehicle was apprehended and charged with manslaughter, assault and battery, reckless driving, and failure to stop and render aid.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Officer Sutherland was northbound on Dixie hyway and was struck by a southbound vehicle just north of pages lane.i was there and Ezra was a friend and a neighbor of mine.He was a good patrolman.

Kenneth w Fey

March 15, 2017

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