Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Sergeant Albert J. Picone Age: 38 years old Tour: 9 years Lynn Police End of Watch: Monday, August 1, 1955
Sergeant Albert Picone suffered a fatal heart attack following a vehicle pursuit and foot pursuit of three larceny suspects at 4:50 am.

He was pursuing the subjects at gunpoint when he suddenly collapsed. All three men were arrested and charged with theft.

Sergeant Picone had served with the Lynn Police Department for nine years. He was survived by his wife and three children.

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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