Patrolman Wright Dewey Bryant

Photo of Patrolman Wright Dewey Bryant
End of Watch: Mon, Dec 3rd, 1923
Date of Incident: Sat, Dec 1st, 1923
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 2 years
Age: 30


Patrolman Bryant was survived by his wife, child, parents, and sibling.


Patrolman Wright Bryant was shot as he attempted to arrest a suspect who had just robbed a filling station.

Other officers shot and killed the subject after a short foot chase. Patrolman Bryant died two days later from his wounds.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Kansas City Police Department Patch
1125 Locust Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64106
(816) 234-5180


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