|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1956, USA|
|Death: ||Oct. 31, 2000|
Sergeant Richard Weinhold was shot on October 31,2000 at approximately 1:47 pm after responding to a disturbance in the 1900 block of Chambers Road. As officers began to search the residence, Sergeant Weinhold took the lead position and was ambushed by a subject firing a shotgun.
Sergeant Weinhold returned fire and was pulled from the residence by his fellow officers. He was taken to DePaul Hospital for emergency treatment, but died at 2:39 p.m. He was a thirteen year veteran of the Department. He served in the Division of Patrol, Division of Criminal Investigation and Division of Operational Support.
In 1999, he was named Missouri's Law Enforcement Instructor of the Year. He is survived by his wife and four young children.
Memorial Park Cemetery
St. Louis County
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Record added: Jul 16, 2005
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