Police Officer Eugene N. Lovely

Police Officer Eugene N. Lovely

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Saturday, September 25, 1926

Eugene N. Lovely

Police Officer Eugene Lovely was shot and killed following the pursuit of a known mafia member. The pursuit ended in gunfire at Kingshighway Boulevard and Lindell Boulevard.

The suspect was apprehended and hanged for Officer Lovely's murder.

Officer Lovely had only been with the agency for nine months. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 24
  • Tour 9 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

vehicle pursuit

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 86th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never dimishes respect. Your memory will always be remembered and revered.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

September 25, 2012

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