Maysville Police Department, Kentucky
End of Watch: Tuesday, October 16, 1979

Patrolman Daniel Hay was shot and killed while investigating a burglary at a grocery store. The suspect fled the store through an air duct.

His killer was captured, convicted and sentenced to 40 years. The suspect served 22 years of the 40 year sentence before being paroled in 2002.

Patrolman Hay had served with the Maysville Police Department for 18 months. He was survived by his parents.

Danny Hay
BIO                                                                                               INCIDENT DETAILS                                                                                            
Age: 22                                                                                       Cause of death: Gunfire
Tour: 1 year, 6 months                                   
Badge#: 184

Front of MPD with wreath
Danny Hay Tribute