Officer Donald Lee Mitchell

Officer Donald Lee Mitchell

DeKalb County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Sunday, July 2, 1972

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Donald Lee Mitchell

Officer Donald Mitchell was killed when his patrol car crashed while chasing a drunk driver on Panola Road.

The driver of the other vehicle was arrested after he crashed in the same location.


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

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

vehicle pursuit

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He was such a kind and precious man. Very respectful of others and was taken way too soon. My heart was broke when I found out about his tragic accident. He and were great friends and had dated a few times. He loved his job so much.
Donnie I will see you again one day!!

Capt Carilyn Hunter
Rockdale S O & 9-1-1 Director

July 2, 2018

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