Christopher M Dunn

End of Watch: Thursday, April 3, 1980

Biographical Info

Age: 27

Tour of Duty: 2 years

Rank: Patrolman

Assignment: Adam District

Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Gunfire

Date of Incident: Thursday, April 3, 1980

Incident Location: Westport Road

Weapon Used: Handgun; .357 caliber

Suspect Info: Not available

Case Status: Closed, suspect convicted

Christopher Dunn - Headshot


Officer Dunn was shot and killed after he and another officer took a man into custody. A female companion of the man took a revolver from the man’s truck and opened fire, fatally wounding Patrolman Dunn. 

Patrolman Dunn was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. 

Patrolman Dunn is survived by his wife.

Christopher Dunn - Headstone

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