George E Eades

End of Watch: Friday, June 22, 1923

Biographical Info

Age: 40

Tour of Duty: 4 months

Rank: Patrolman

Assignment: Patrol

Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Gunshot (accidental)

Date of Incident: June 22, 1923

Incident Location: 24th Street and Main Street

Weapon Used: Revolver

Case Status: Closed

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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.

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