End of Watch: Friday, June 22, 1923
Tour of Duty: 4 months
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Gunshot (accidental)
Date of Incident: June 22, 1923
Incident Location: 24th Street and Main Street
Weapon Used: Revolver
Case Status: Closed
Patrolman George Edward Eades was found shot in the head in his patrol car. It is suspected that he accidentally shot himself.
He served with the Louisville Division of Police for four (4) months from February to June 1923. He is survived by his wife.
Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, KY
Officer Down Memorial
National Law Enforcement Officer Memorial
Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation
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