Police Officer Winfred Sylvester Hunter

Police Officer Winfred Sylvester Hunter

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, June 4, 1990

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Winfred Sylvester Hunter

Police Officer Winfred Hunter was shot and killed after he and another officer tried to intervene in a fight.

Both officers were off-duty at a club when they tried to break up an altercation between two men who had caused trouble in the club earlier. His assailant was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Officer Hunter had served with the Philadelphia Police Department for 19 years. He is survived by his son and daughter.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 19 years
  • Badge 9536

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to Life

fight call, off duty

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Everytime I visit this page it tears me apart because I was robbed out of a father I just want to keep your memories alive and let it be known that the service work you put in for this city will always be recognized and appreciated love you pop R.I.P


July 8, 2024

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