Patrolman Gordon McFall

Patrolman Gordon McFall

Osceola Police Department, Arkansas

End of Watch Tuesday, May 23, 1967

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Gordon McFall

Patrolman Gordon McFall was shot and killed while at the scene of a barricaded mentally ill man.

The 65-year-old suspect shot and wounded three other officers before being shot and wounded as he fled from his home.

Patrolman McFall was a United States Army WWII veteran and had served with the Osceola Police Department for one year. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Shot and wounded

barricade, EDP

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We shall never forget your brave sacrifice. You were a hero in 1967 and will remain one forever.

Council Member Tyler Dunegan
City of Osceola, Arkansas

May 22, 2022

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