Patrolman Cassie Marie Johnson

Patrolman Cassie Marie Johnson

Charleston Police Department, West Virginia

End of Watch Thursday, December 3, 2020

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Cassie Marie Johnson

Patrolman Cassie Johnson succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained the previous day while responding to a parking complaint in the 200 block Garrison Avenue at about 2:30 pm.

Despite her wounds, she was able to return fire and wounded the subject. The man was arrested a short distance away.

Patrolman Johnson was transported to Charleston Area Medical Center where she remained on life support until December 3rd, 2020, so that her organs could be donated.

Patrolman Johnson had served with the Charleston Police Department for two years and had previously served as a city humane officer for two years.

Bio

  • Age 28
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 146

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Tuesday, December 1, 2020
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and wounded

parking complaint

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Cassie, I've taken quite some time to form the thoughts to leave you a memorialized reflection and I'm still struggling to find the words. We met on a cold winter day in January at the WVSP. You were so full of life and always had a smile on your face. Your laugh was contagious and always brightened anyone who was stuggling's day. You're extremely missed. Your determination was inspiring and I pushed harder everyday because you did. I still can't believe you're gone and wish so badly that I could've taken your place.

(Former Patrolman) Joshua Duncan
OHPD/Federal Bureau of Prisons

May 26, 2021

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