Detective Oliver P. Carpenter

Detective Oliver P. Carpenter

Kansas City Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Monday, February 8, 1932

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Oliver P. Carpenter

Detective Carpenter was shot and killed when he and his partner interrupted a robbery at the Mercantile Trust Company. Detective Carpenter and a company janitor was both killed when the suspects opened fire with a machine gun.

Bio

  • Age 56
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle; Machine gun
  • Offender Escaped

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Remembering and thanking you for your service and sacrifice.

Karen Petree
Kansas City Police Department, MO

January 31, 2015

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