Fresno Police mourns death of officer due to COVID-19

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Sgt. Paul Brown

Sgt. Paul Brown (image courtesy of Fresno Police)

April 05 2021 05:30 pm

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Fresno Police officers are mourning the loss of a fellow officer due to COVID-19.

Sgt. Paul Brown passed away Wednesday, shortly before 12 noon. The department said Sgt. Brown “courageously battled this illness right to the end.”

According to Fresno Police, Sgt. Brown was a 28-year veteran of Fresno Police, holding the rank of sergeant for 19 years. He was hired in December 1993.

Sgt. Brown is survived by his wife and three adult children.

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