Memoriam - Wingate
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In Memory of Lt. James V. Wingate

Drawing of Lt. James V. Wingate - Car 108

Lt. James V. Wingate - Car 108
Appointed: 10/21/68
End of Watch: 6/13/70
 

Lieutenant Wingate died as a result of gunshot wounds inflicted on 6/13/70 at the scene of an armed robbery of a supermarket on North Keystone Ave. The shooter, Harry J. Adams, was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment. Deputy Emery Summers was wounded in this battle; Summers shot and killed Charles Cotton, one of the robbers.