Remembering...

Douglas Reynolds

Constable

Douglas Reynolds

Serving with the Chatham Police

Tuesday December 30, 1947

Age: 26

While on foot patrol, Constable Reynolds became involved in an altercation with a citizen on the street. He was struck and knocked to the ground striking his head on a curb. Constable Reynolds was removed, unconscious, to the hospital where he later died.

Postscript

The suspect was arrested, charged and convicted of manslaughter, and sentenced to six years in the penitentiary. After being paroled the suspect was killed in Western Canada in 1955.


Remembering...

Constable

Douglas Reynolds

Douglas Reynolds


Serving with the Chatham Police

Tuesday December 30, 1947

Age: 26

While on foot patrol, Constable Reynolds became involved in an altercation with a citizen on the street. He was struck and knocked to the ground striking his head on a curb. Constable Reynolds was removed, unconscious, to the hospital where he later died.

Postscript

The suspect was arrested, charged and convicted of manslaughter, and sentenced to six years in the penitentiary. After being paroled the suspect was killed in Western Canada in 1955.