Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Christopher Argentinis Age: 36 years old Tour: 12 years Wareham Police End of Watch: Saturday, December 11, 1999
Officer Argentinis died two days after being struck by a cruiser during a foot chase. Officer Argentinis was chasing a drug suspect across a roadway when a Massachusetts State Police cruiser, that was responding to assist him, struck him. He was transported to a Boston hospital where he died two days later of head injuries.

The suspect was arrested after the accident and was charged with cocaine possession and resisting arrest.

Officer Argentinis had served with the agency for 12 years. He is survived by his wife and two young sons.

Remembering …

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

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