Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer John P. Gibbons III Age: 43 years old Tour: 14 years Woburn Police End of Watch: Tuesday, May 4, 1999
Obituary
Patrolman John Gibbons suffered a fatal heart attack after being kicked in the chest by a woman while responding to a disturbance call.

He began to suffer chest pains and was transported to a local hospital where he passed away.

Patrolman Gibbons had served with the Woburn Police Department for 14 years. He was survived by his wife, three daughters, and two sons.

Remembering …

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