Corporal David Wayne Lupton, Sr.

Corporal David Wayne Lupton, Sr.

Shreveport Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Thursday, July 6, 1989

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David Wayne Lupton, Sr.

Corporal Lupton was struck and killed by a vehicle driven by a man who intended to murder a law enforcement officer and then commit suicide. Corporal Lupton and other officers were searching a vehicle for narcotics on I-20 when the incident occurred. The suspect later committed suicide in jail.

Officer Lupton had been with the agency for 10 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.

Bio

  • Age 32
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 887

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 6, 2020

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