Lieutenant Eugene L. Young

Lieutenant Eugene L. Young

Oklahoma Department of Corrections, Oklahoma

End of Watch Friday, July 28, 1989

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Eugene L. Young

Lieutenant Eugene Young suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after subduing a probation violator who was being taken into custody at the Oklahoma City Probation and Parole Office.

When the man was told his probation was being revoked he began to resist violently and it took five officers to subdue him. Shortly thereafter Lieutenant Young collapsed. He was taken to Presbyterian Hospital where he died.


  • Age Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available

arrest, parolee

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Lieutenant Eugene L. YOUNG ... the passage of time will never diminish our sincere appreciation for your dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice for us. God Bless You

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July 28, 2015

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