Patrolman Walter Commins

Patrolman Walter Commins

Wyoming Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Tuesday, September 16, 1930

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Walter Commins

Patrolman Walter Commins was shot and killed while investigating a suspicious vehicle parked in a residential area.

He was shot by an occupant inside when he opened the vehicle's door. The suspect fled and was never apprehended.

Patrolman Commins had served with the Wyoming Police Department for two years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Never apprehended

suspicious vehicle

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Rest in peace Patrolman Commins.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 31, 2021

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