Patrolman Dennis Egan

Patrolman Dennis Egan

New Orleans Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Tuesday, September 22, 1914

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Dennis Egan

Patrolman Dennis Egan was shot and mortally wounded on Ursuline Avenue by a man he attempted to arrest for beating his wife.

His partner was shot twice but recovered from his wounds. Patrolman Egan died at Charity Hospital two days later.

The suspect was arrested and charged with murder.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Sunday, September 20, 1914
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Charged with murder


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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

June 21, 2015

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