P.O. Vincent Gillespie

Name: Gillespie, Vincent
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: Vice and Gambling Detail
End of Watch: 30-Nov-1927
Incident Details:

Police Officer Vincent Gillepsie, 28, was Vice and Gambling Detail.

On November 29, 1927, Officer Vincent Gillepsie was shot by an unknown assailant at 36th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue.  Officer Gillepsie drove himself to St. Luke’s Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries on November 30.

Officer Glippsie was survived by his wife.