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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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 4, 2015

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