Police Officer Wiley C. Metts

Police Officer Wiley C. Metts

Lynchburg Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, May 19, 1906

Wiley C. Metts

Officer Metts succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier when he fell 40-feet onto railroad tracks near Rivermont Bridge. He was chasing a suspect at the time of the fall.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall
  • Incident Date Thursday, May 17, 1906

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Officer Metts,
On today, the 111th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Lynchburg.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

May 19, 2017

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