Patrolman Wright Dewey Bryant

Patrolman Wright Dewey Bryant

Kansas City Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Monday, December 3, 1923

Wright Dewey Bryant

Patrolman Wright Bryant was shot as he attempted to arrest a suspect who had just robbed a filling station.

Other officers shot and killed the subject after a short foot chase. Patrolman Bryant died two days later from his wounds.

Patrolman Bryant was survived by his wife, child, parents, and sibling. He had served with Kansas City Police Department for two years.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 193

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Saturday, December 1, 1923
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 88th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater, PPD, eow 4/24/05

December 3, 2011

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