Memorial to Charles F. Cummings
Officer Killed in the Line of Duty
Date of Death: June 12, 1940
Years of Service: 18
Marital Status: Married
Location of Death: 1700 Rhode Island Avenue, NE
Sergeant Cummings was involved in an argument with Officer Blackwell inside a restroom when Officer Blackwell drew his .38 caliber service revolver and shot Sergeant Cummings in the head, killing him instantly.
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