Trooper John Wayne Hutchinson

Trooper John Wayne Hutchinson

Kentucky State Police, Kentucky

End of Watch Wednesday, June 4, 1975

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John Wayne Hutchinson

Trooper Hutchinson was shot and killed while attempting to make an arrest in McCreary County. Before he died Trooper Hutchinson was able to return fire, killing the suspect.

Trooper Hutchinson had been with the agency for 2 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge 775

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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He is my uncle. I have always looked up to him. I will never forget uncle Wayne. Paul Hutchinson

loved one

October 15, 2020

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