|Death: ||Jan. 28, 1972|
San Francisco County
Code Beverly Jr. was a City Police Officer for San Francisco, California. He served 7 years for the Police Force, dying in the line of duty at age 32. Officer Beverly and his partner was walking to their assigned post, as they approached Valencia Street and 22nd Street, a suspect opened fire on them from a window with a rifle. Officer Beverly was killed and his partner wounded. The suspect then fled in a car which he crashed into two parked cars, six blocks away. He then fled on foot, rifle in hand. The suspect was later arrested at his apartment when he returned, without further incident. He told arresting officers that he had just lost his job and had numerous traffic citations, causing his license to be revoked. He had been drinking heavily that day, lost control, and spotted the Officers walking down the street. The suspect was convicted of first degree murder. Officer Beverly was survived by his wife and two children.
Created by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita,...
Record added: Oct 13, 2006
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