East St. Louis Police Department
End of Watch: Sunday, June 16, 1940
Age: Not available
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident
Date of Incident: Sunday, June 16, 1940
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available
Patrolman Fletcher was killed in a motorcycle accident while attempting to stop a speeding vehicle. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Patrolman Fletcher was survived by his son.
From the ODMP.