Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Andrew J. Tufts Age: 52 years old Tour: 28 years Lynn Police End of Watch: Sunday, March 9, 1958
Obituary
Patrolman Andrew Tufts suffered a fatal heart attack while involved in a foot pursuit of a drunk subject he and another officer attempted to arrest.

Patrolman Tufts had served with the Lynn Police Department for 28 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Remembering …

mlemf-logoOver 340 law enforcement officers have lost their lives while protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth. This encompasses state and local police, federal, sheriff and correction officers.

The Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial will serve as a permanent reminder of their dedication and ultimate sacrifice.

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