Thursday, November 19, 2015

Line of Duty Death Corporal William Solomon

Corporal William Solomon | Georgia Ports Authority Police Department, Georgia

Corporal William Solomon
Georgia Ports Authority Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch: Thursday, November 19, 2015
Bio & Incident Details
Age: Not available
Tour: 2 years
Badge # Not available
Military veteran
Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 3/2/2015
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Charged with DUI
Corporal William Solomon succumbed to injuries sustained on March 2nd, 2015, when he was struck by a drunk driver at the Garden City Terminal in Savannah, Georgia.
Corporal Solomon was directing traffic at the facility when he was struck by a tractor trailer driven by a drunk driver. He was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. He remained in a coma until passing away from complications of his injuries on November 19th, 2015.
The driver who struck him was charged with DUI and operating a vehicle without a tag.
Corporal Solomon was a U.S. Army veteran and had served with the Georgia Ports Authority Police Department for eight months. He had previously served with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office. He is survived by his wife and children.

Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:

Chief of Police
Georgia Ports Authority Police Department
PO Box 2406
Savannah, GA 31402
Phone: (912) 963-5588

2 comments:

CBABB said...

He was and still is one of my little brother's. I am very sad today that he is gone. Love You Chill Will.

Chris Babb

Malaika Glenn-Roach said...

I am deeply saddened to hear of the death of one of my oldest friends. I will forever remember him, his family are in my prayers.