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Former LEO dies of complications from ‘07 on-duty injury

Timothy Cole was shot in June 2007 while serving a high-risk warrant and suffered a spinal injury, leaving him paraplegic

Duty Death: Timothy Dale Cole - [Oklahoma]

End of Service: 08/04/2018


By PoliceOne Staff

LAWTON, Okla. – A former police officer died from complications from gunshots wounds he suffered on the job 11 years ago.

According to ODMP, Investigator Tim Cole, 61, passed away on August 4 after years of deteriorating health.

Pictured is Tim Cole. (Photo/ODMP)
Pictured is Tim Cole. (Photo/ODMP)

Cole was shot in June 2007 while serving a high-risk warrant and suffered a spinal injury, leaving him paraplegic.

The officer is survived by his wife and three kids, according to the report.

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