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Remembering Fallen Officers James W. Allen and James G. Lee

End of Watch: December 5, 1968

On Thursday, Dec. 5, 1968, Officers Allen and Lee were called to help two detectives with a narcotics arrest. As the officers approached the intersection of Yadkin and Currituck Drives, Officer Lee attempted to veer to the right to miss an oncoming vehicle. Instead, his police car was struck and slammed into a utility pole.  Both officers were thrown from their vehicle.  

Officer Allen - End of Watch

Officer Allen had been with the agency for two years and was survived by his wife, parents, and a sister.

Office Lee - End of Watch

Officer Lee had been with the agency for four years and was survived by his parents, two sisters, and a brother.

Contact

 

Donna-Maria Harris
919-996-1200

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