Officer David Kellywood
White Mountain Apache Tribal Police Department, Tribal Police
End of Watch Monday, February 17, 2020
BioAge Not available
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Incident DetailsCause Gunfire
Weapon Gun; Unknown type
Offender Shot and killed
Officer David Kellywood was shot and killed after responding to reports of shots being fired near the Hon-Dah Casino in Pinetop, Arizona, shortly before 1:00 am.
Officer Kellywood was the first officer to arrive on the scene and encountered the subject, who immediately attacked him.
During the ensuing struggle, the man fatally shot Officer Kellywood.
Another officer who arrived on the scene shot and killed the subject.
Officer Kellywood is survived by his wife and children.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Chief of Police Theodore Shaw
White Mountain Apache Tribal Police Department
5 East Sycamore Street
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Phone: (928) 338-4942