Captain
Charles R. Jones
Connersville Police Department
Friday, March 27, 1970

Age: 47
Served: 12 years
Badge #:
Military Service: U.S. Naval Reserve
• World War II
Panel 44W, Line 7
Panel L10, Line 8

Incident Details

Cause of Death:
Vehicular assault
Date/Time of Incident:
Friday, March 27, 1970
02:40 am
Incident to Death Duration:
Same day
Incident Location:
State Road 44 at Whitewater River bridge, Connersville
Incident County:
Fayette
Incident Township:
Connersville
Weapon Used:
Automobile (alcohol involved)
Suspect Info:

Burial Location:
Dale Cemetery, Connersville

   Captain Charles Jones was killed when he and another officer stopped a car for a traffic infraction and a passing vehicle that was being operated by an intoxicated driver, struck him.

   Captain Jones was survived by his wife and four children.