Police Officer Robert J. McLellan

Police Officer Robert J. McLellan

Buffalo Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, February 25, 1998

Add to My Heroes

Robert J. McLellan

Officer Robert J. McLellan was struck and killed by a vehicle while he and several bounty hunters chased a suspect.

The incident occurred on the Kensington Expressway as Officer McLellan crossed the roadway during the foot chase. The suspect was apprehended after the incident and charged with manslaughter in connection with Officer McLellan's death.

Officer McLellan had served as a sergeant with the Buffalo Housing Police prior to serving with the Buffalo City Police for 1 year and being assigned to precinct 12. He is survived by his four children.

Bio

  • Age 35
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge 3292

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

Most Recent Reflection

View all 31 Reflections

Hey Bob, been 22 years since we’ve shared a laugh. Thinking about you this time of year.You still have me smiling! I’ll never forget you!Always remember the great times!

Jim mullins
Longtime friend

March 31, 2020

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.