Remembering...

Robert J. Plunkett

Constable

Robert J. Plunkett

Serving with the York Regional Police

Thursday August 02, 2007

Age: 43 / 3 children

Constable Plunkett was killed while attempting to make an arrest during a criminal investigation involving a man allegedly stealing a car for the possession of airbags. As Cst. Plunkett approached the vehicle, the man began accelerating in reverse, striking the police officer and pinning him between the open car door and a tree.

Postscript

Two parties were arrested in connection with this incident.


Remembering...

Constable

Robert J. Plunkett

Robert J. Plunkett


Serving with the York Regional Police

Thursday August 02, 2007

Age: 43 / 3 children

Constable Plunkett was killed while attempting to make an arrest during a criminal investigation involving a man allegedly stealing a car for the possession of airbags. As Cst. Plunkett approached the vehicle, the man began accelerating in reverse, striking the police officer and pinning him between the open car door and a tree.

Postscript

Two parties were arrested in connection with this incident.