Officer Gus Spanos
April 23, 1993 after an early morning shooting following a car stop
in Tulsa on April 22.
About 1:48 a.m., Officer Spanos stopped a car at 5800 N.
Cincinnati Ave. His backing officer found him lying next to his
patrol unit with a bullet wound to the head. He was transported to
the hospital where he died at 12:26 p.m. the following day.
The driver of the suspect vehicle fled the state but was eventually
apprehended, convicted and sent to prison for the murder of Officer