Detective Charles David Dinwiddie

Detective Charles David Dinwiddie

Killeen Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, May 11, 2014

Charles David Dinwiddie

Detective Chuck Dinwiddie succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained two days earlier while conducting a SWAT operation at an apartment complex.

The officers were serving a narcotics search warrant in the 1100 block of Circle M Drive, at about 5:30 am, when the subject inside of the apartment opened fire. Detective Dinwiddie and three other officers were wounded during the shooting. He was transported to Scott & White Hospital, suffering from a gunshot wound to the face. He later succumbed to his wound. The other officers suffered non-life threatening wounds.

Two subjects were taken into custody following the shooting. The subject believed to have shot the officers was charged with three counts of attempted capital murder, with additional charges pending.

Detective Dinwiddie had served with the Killeen Police Department for 18 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge 63

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Friday, May 9, 2014
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Charged with capital murder

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John 5:28, 29 - "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out". I pray that everyone can find peace in knowing that we will see this officer as well as many others again in Paradise soon. Until then, please accept my condolences.

A.W. Montgomery
Concerned Citizen

September 12, 2018

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