Lieutenant Dennis Witherington

Lieutenant Dennis Witherington

Chatham County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Sunday, August 24, 1969

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Dennis Witherington

Lieutenant Dennis Witherington suffered a fatal heart attack at the scene of a fire.

Lieutenant Witherington had served with the agency for 27 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 55
  • Tour 27 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack


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Lt. Witherington,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Chatham County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

August 24, 2019

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