Police Officer Guy P. Gaddis

Police Officer Guy P. Gaddis

Houston Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Monday, January 31, 1994

Guy P. Gaddis

Police Officer Guy Gaddis was shot and killed while transporting two handcuffed prisoners to jail.

One of the prisoners had managed to conceal a gun and used it to shoot Officer Gaddis in the back of the head three times. The subject was convicted of murder and sentenced to death. He was subsequently executed on January 22nd, 2014.

Officer Gaddis had served with the Houston Police Department for 2-1/2 years and had previously served with the United States Army during Desert Storm. He was survived by his expectant wife and parents and is buried in South Park Cemetery, Pearland, Texas.

Bio

  • Age 24
  • Tour 2 years, 6 months
  • Badge 4539
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Executed in 2014

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Rest in peace.

Lt. Jim Russo

June 17, 2018

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