Deputy Sheriff Lawrence Paul Felcyn

Deputy Sheriff Lawrence Paul Felcyn

Redwood County Sheriff's Department, Minnesota

End of Watch Sunday, June 25, 1972

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Lawrence Paul Felcyn

Deputy Felcyn was shot and killed when he and another officer responded to reports of a man walking around with a gun threatening to kill people. As the officers arrived the suspect opened fire on the patrol car, striking Deputy Felcyn. The suspect then committed suicide.
Deputy Felcyn had been with the agency for eight months and was survived by his mother and brothers.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 8 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 25, 2020

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