Sergeant Thomas Lynch

Sergeant Thomas Lynch

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Wednesday, November 23, 1927

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Thomas Lynch

Sergeant Thomas Lynch was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer during a high speed chase in pursuit of gangsters. The squad car skidded on a sharp turn causing the officer to accidentally discharge his revolver, the bullet entering Sergeant Lynch's head.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

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Rest In Peace Brother. Today Thanksgiving 2017, 90 years after your E.O.W. We thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Officer Mike Robinson, (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

November 23, 2017

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