Trooper Drew C. Chandler

Trooper Drew C. Chandler

Massachusetts State Police, Massachusetts

End of Watch Friday, July 21, 2000

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Drew C. Chandler

Trooper Drew Chandler succumbed to Hepatitis C, which he contracted 18 years earlier while searching a vehicle for narcotics.

While searching behind the backseat, his finger was pricked by a hypodermic syringe. The incident was documented and Trooper Chandler sought medical attention at the time. His health continued to deteriorate until his death.

Trooper Chandler had served with the Massachusetts State Police for 20 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.

Bio

  • Age 46
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Friday, September 3, 1982

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It's now been 21 years and you are still remembered and honored here. Thank you for your Service, Trooper Chandler. May your eternal rest be ever peaceful and God Bless you, Brother.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

July 21, 2021

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