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Funeral arrangements set for former WPD sergeant
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/04/2014 - 2:07pm.

videoFuneral arrangements have been set for a former Wilmington Police officer who died over the weekend. Sgt. Edward L. Haynes was one of the first black officers WPD hired after the 1898 coup and race riots when he joined the force in 1954.

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WPD mourns trailblazing officer
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 1:02pm.

video The Wilmington Police Department is mourning the loss of a trailblazing officer who died over the weekend. Sgt. Edward Lee Haynes dies at his Wilmington home Sunday from medical complications. He was 92 years old.

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