P.O. Jerimiah O'Connell #1977

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Name: O’Connell, Jerimiah
Star: 1977
Memorial Panel #: #PANEL#
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: 004
End of Watch: 30 July 1928
Incident Details: Officer Jeremiah O’Connell, while detailed to the Detective Bureau, learned that a gunman had just robbed and murdered a citizen. Officer O’Connell began a search for the dangerous offender and located him near an alley. As Officer O’Connell attempted to place the offender under arrest, the offender resisted and shot the dedicated officer.