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

Officer 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 by two men who had caused trouble in the club earlier. His assailant was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Officer Hunter 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

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Wao! First, I would like to thank EVERYONE on this wall for your kind words about my daddy. I was def a daddy's girl and every since he's been gone, my world has changed drastically.
I love and miss you papii. You were my best friend, my confidant and my anchor. I'm Dr. Ava Hunter-Rodriguez MBA, PMP, DBA. I KEPT MY PROMISE TO YOU! I just wanted you to be proud Papii. All three of your grandsons are also educated and successful.
You will forever be the wind beneath my wings. You raised a lady and warrior. Thank you...I'm #WynnStrong
I love you daddy and I miss you every day

Dr. Ava D. Hunter-Rodriguez DBA
Wynn's Daughter

June 14, 2020

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