Patrolman Wright Dewey Bryant

Patrolman Wright Dewey Bryant

Kansas City Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Monday, December 3, 1923

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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.


  • 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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Rest in peace Patrolman Bryant.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 2, 2020

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