Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Police Officer Gary Lee Michael, Jr. | Clinton Police Department, Missouri Clinton Police Department, Missouri

Police Officer

Gary Lee Michael, Jr.

Clinton Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch: Sunday, August 6, 2017

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 37

Tour: 1 year

Badge # 321

Military veteran

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Rifle

Offender: Apprehended

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Police Officer Gary Michael was shot and killed during a traffic stop in the area of East Green Street and North 2nd Street at approximately 10:45 pm.

When Officer Michael stopped the vehicle for suspected registration violation, the driver exited the vehicle and opened fire with a rifle. Despite being mortally wounded, Officer Michael was able to return fire and wounded the subject.

The man fled the scene in the vehicle then crashed two blocks away. The subject then fled on foot but was apprehended two days later.

Officer Michael was a U.S Army veteran and had served with the Clinton Police Department for less than one year.

Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:

Chief of Police Kevin Miller
Clinton Police Department
101 East Ohio Street
Clinton, MO 64735

Phone: (660) 885-2679

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 172 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

My family and I would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends, and fellow coworkers of Police Officer Gary Michael Jr during this very difficult time. May they find comfort and support from those around them. May their times spent together bring forth happy memories to last a lifetime. May God help heal their aching hearts. Thank you for your service and dedication to your community. Rest in peace Officer Michael Jr.

Gail M Pabst
Aunt of fallen Detroit P.O. Jennifer Fettig eow 2/16/2004
August 19, 2017

 

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

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2017 Deaths