Patrolman Jim Kenney

Patrolman Jim Kenney

Wellsville Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Monday, May 17, 1926

Jim Kenney

Patrolman Jim Kenney was shot and killed after responding to a complaint about a large party on Commerce Street at 0215 hours. Patrolman Kenney and a suspect exchanged shots and both were struck several times. The suspect was apprehended after breaking into a nearby home. Patrolman Kenney's body was located several hours later at the scene of the shooting. The suspect was paroled in 1971 and died two years later.


  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Deceased

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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

May 17, 2015

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