On December 1, 1923, Officer Bryant
observed a man attempting to rob a filling
station at Admiral and Paseo. As Officer
Bryant tried to capture the suspect,
the suspect turned and shot the officer,
severely wounding him. The other officers
with Officer Bryant gave chase to the
suspect and fired numerous times at
him. When they finally caught up to
the suspect, they found him dead after
sustaining eight gunshot wounds. Officer
Bryant died December 3, 1923, from his
Officer Bryant, 29 , was survived by his wife, Wynona Mullins Bryant.
Interred: Mount Washington Cemetery.
Article by Brent Marchant