Policeman Gary K. McDonald

Policeman Gary K. McDonald

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, October 6, 1965

Gary K. McDonald

Policeman McDonald was shot and killed by a robbery suspect whom he and his partner cornered in the rear of a market after responding to a silent alarm. As he was being handcuffed the suspect gained control of Policeman McDonald's partner's handgun and shot him three times. As he collapsed he pulled his pistol and killed the suspect.

Policeman McDonald had served with the agency for less than 1 year. He was survived by his expectant wife.

Bio

  • Age 22
  • Tour 11 months
  • Badge 12151

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Shot and killed

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