Patrolman Bobby Lynn Williams

Patrolman Bobby Lynn Williams

Adrian Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Monday, June 30, 1975

Bobby Lynn Williams

Patrolman Williams was shot and killed at 0600 hours after stopping a vehicle that was just involved in a robbery and kidnapping of a gas station attendant. Patrolman Williams was shot by the driver as he approached the vehicle. He was able to return fire, striking a tire. The occupants abandoned the vehicle and were apprehended a short time later. The shooter was sentenced to life without parole.
Patrolman Williams had been with the agency for two years and was survived by his wife and son.

Bio

  • Age 28
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

July 4, 2015

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