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Corrections Officer Succumbs to Injuries Sustained from Inmate Attack

Corrections Officer Succumbs to Injuries Sustained from Inmate Attack

ODMP.org

November 16, 2010

MEADVILLE, PA – Correctional Officer Gary Chapin succumbed to injuries sustained one month earlier after being attacked and beaten by an inmate in the Crawford County Correctional Facility.

Officer Chapin was transported to Wesbury United Methodist Community Hospital but never regained consciousness after the attack.

The inmate who beat him was in jail on a parole violation at the time. Charges are pending against the inmate in connection with Officer Chapin’s murder.


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    HEYSARGE

    over 3 years ago

    16726 Comments

    RIP

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    beachgirl

    over 3 years ago

    2422 Comments

    So sad...and all over a pencil. God bless Chapin, he was just a young guy and leaves behind a beautiful family (2 little girls). Thank God they are charging the bastard inmate with murder.

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    harsan

    over 3 years ago

    22 Comments

    Rest in peace, C/O Chapin. Rest in peace, boss.

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    dcrump

    over 3 years ago

    192 Comments

    R.I.P. our law enforcement brother!

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    Collegecop_WA

    over 3 years ago

    2380 Comments

    Rest in peace Officer Chapin, may God welcome you home with open arms and may He comfort the loved ones you leave behind.

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    Rest in Peace Officer Chapin

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    RGKS3

    over 3 years ago

    116 Comments

    'ALL GIVE SOME...SOME GIVE ALL"

    RIP Officer Gary Chapin.

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    MP247

    over 3 years ago

    332 Comments

    Rest in Peace Officer Chapin

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    bsibley

    over 3 years ago

    620 Comments

    RIP Off. Chapin. My thoughts and prayers to your family and friends.

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    hbg522

    over 3 years ago

    7006 Comments

    RIP Officer Chapin

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    Anonymous

    over 3 years ago

    Rest in Peace Brother.

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    Irishcop1961

    over 3 years ago

    50312 Comments

    Rest in Peace C/O Chapin.

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    LAWMANTUKES

    over 3 years ago

    6976 Comments

    R.I.P. Officer...Rest..Sir...Justice will be served.

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    Whalewatcher

    over 3 years ago

    11184 Comments

    Rets in peace, C/O Chapin

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    sheriff950

    over 3 years ago

    5360 Comments

    My prayers go out to the family...

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