Patrolman Michael Byrd Jr.
Pascagoula Police Department

End of Watch: Monday, March 27, 2006
Biographical Info
Age: 26
Tour of Duty: 5 years, 6 months
Badge Number: 137
Incident Details
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accident
Date of Incident: Monday, March 27, 2006
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available
Patrolman Byrd was killed in a motorcycle accident while on patrol in Pascagoula at approximately 0800 hours. He was thrown from the motorcycle and then struck by a passing truck. He was transported to Singing River Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Patrolman Byrd had served with the agency for 5.5 years. He is survived by his wife and child.
Agency Contact Information
Pascagoula Police Department
PO Box 1385
Pascagoula, MS 39568

Phone: (228) 762-2211

* Please contact the agency for funeral information