On Wednesday, June 11th Officer Scott Hewell of the Stockton, California Police Department died from injuries he suffered in a motor vehicle crash on May 28th while he and his partner were responding to assist another Officer with a felony vehicle stop of a shooting suspect. Officer Hewell incurred serious injuries in the accident but was released from the hospital nine days later. On Wednesday he suffered complications from his injuries and was taken back to the hospital where he died.
Officer Hewell was thirty-three years old and had served with the Stockton Police Department for less than two years.
Tribute Photo courtesy of Rose Barisow GraFX
Agency: Stockton Police Department
EOW: Wednesday, June 11, 2014