Radnor Police Officer Commits Suicide Outside Police Station [UPDATED]

Tragedy early Tuesday evening.

UPDATE 9/10 11:55am: Radnor police have released the name of the cop who shot himself on Tuesday outside of the Radnor police station. For the full story, go here.


In the early evening hours on Tuesday, tragedy stuck at the Radnor Township Police Station when a young Radnor cop committed suicide in his personal car.

According to a witness who arrived outside the police station at 6:45 p.m., emergency vehicles were on the scene at that time, and police had cordoned off the officer’s pickup truck in the employee parking lot with crime scene tape.

Multiple sources indicate that the Radnor police officer has died. His name has not been released at this time.

The Radnor cop’s suicide comes less than two weeks after a police officer committed suicide in his vehicle outside of the Lower Providence police station in Montgomery County.

For confidential support if you are having thoughts of suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Learn about the warning signs of suicide at the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.