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New Hero Search Gary A. Yost - Aug. 23, 1975 (18618)

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Akron OH Police Dept. Patch
Resided: OH, USA
Born: Unk  
Fallen: Aug. 23, 1975
Race/Sex: Caucasian Male / 41 yrs. of age
Agency
Dept: Akron Police Dept. - OH
217 S High St  
Akron, OH   44308   USA
(330)375-2552
County: Summit
Dept. Type: Municiple/Police
Hero's Rank: Officer
Sworn Date: Unk
FBI Class: Homicide - Gun
Weapon Class: Firearm
Agency URL: Click Here
Badge: 268
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Offender: No Info
Location: OH   USA   Sat. Aug. 23, 1975
Summary: Officer Gary Yost was shot and killed while moonlighting at a trucking company on South Arlington Street. He was attacked when he interrupted thieves stealing tires from the company. The suspect gained control of his service weapon and shot him in the back.

The suspect was apprehended, convicted of second degree murder and sentenced to 16 years to life. He was paroled in 1991 and sent back to prison in 1994 for violating his parole. He was released again in 2001 and returned to prison a year later for committing a drug offense. Released a third time in 2004 he was again sent back to prison in 2008 for another drug violation. He was denied parole in March 2012.

Officer Yost is survived by his wife and four child

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