Police Officer Charles Blackburn Autry

Police Officer Charles Blackburn Autry

Cocoa Beach Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Wednesday, September 5, 1990

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Charles Blackburn Autry

Police Officer Charles Autry suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in the department's mandatory physical fitness program.

He was completing a 3-mile walk when he suffered a major heart attack. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Officer Autry had served with the Cocoa Beach Police Department for 18 years. He was survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 61
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge 26

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack


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Chick, forever in our hearts. You are remembered almost everyday by your brothers and sisters of the Cocoa Beach police Department. Rest In Peace

Debbie Grant
Retired Cocoa Beach Department

May 15, 2022

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