Police Officer William Marion Lee

Police Officer William Marion Lee

Glynn County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Tuesday, July 27, 1943

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William Marion Lee

Police Officer William Lee was shot and killed by a man he was transporting to the county jail after arresting him for drunk driving. The prisoner had a concealed handgun strapped to his leg.

The man, 47, was convicted of murder and sentenced to life. He was paroled on April 29, 1954.

Officer Lee was a United States military veteran. He was survived by his expectant wife, three children, and parents.


  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Paroled in 1954


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Rest in peace Officer Lee.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

July 16, 2022

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