Police Officer William Michael McGary Conway Police Department, Arkansas End of Watch: Friday, February 1, 2013

Police Officer William Michael McGary | Conway Police Department, ArkansasConway Police Department, Arkansas

Police Officer William Michael McGary

Conway Police Department, Arkansas
End of Watch: Friday, February 1, 2013

Biographical Info

Age: 26
Tour of Duty: 2 years
Badge Number: 474

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Vehicular assault
Date of Incident: January 13, 2013
Weapon Used: Automobile; Narcotics involved
Suspect Info: In custody

Agency Contact Information

Police Chief AJ Gary
Conway Police Department
1105 Prairie Street
Conway, AR 72032
Phone: (501) 450-6120

Police Officer William McGary succumbed to injuries sustained the previous night when he was struck by an intoxicated driver at the intersection of Dave Ward Drive and Exchange Street.
Officer McGary was directing traffic at the scene of another accident when a car struck him at about 8:00 pm. The driver who struck him was arrested at the scene and charged with several counts, including driving under the influence of narcotics.
Officer McGary was flown to a hospital in Little Rock where he remained in serious condition until succumbing to his injuries. He served with the Conway Police Department for just under two years.

A Conway police officer who was hit by a vehicle while working an accident Thursday evening has died from his injuries.

Officer William Michael McGary, 26, passed away shortly after 5 p.m. Friday in a Little Rock hospital according to Conway Police.

The police department released the following statement:
“Please continue to keep his family in your prayers. CPD has spent the past day with the McGary family, they are very proud that he was a member of the Conway Police Department and appreciative of all the outpouring of support. The presence of all the officers and other members of our agency has helped them through this difficult time. Please continue to offer them love and support in the days ahead. “

Officer McGary was helping direct traffic around a car accident when a vehicle driving by Strickland hit him Thursday night (Jan. 31), according to LaTresha Woodruff with the Conway Police Dept.

McGary was airlifted from the scene to a Little Rock hospital due to the severity of his injuries, Woodruff said.

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2 Responses to “Police Officer William Michael McGary Conway Police Department, Arkansas End of Watch: Friday, February 1, 2013”


  1. 1 Joan Parker February 2, 2013 at 11:47

    Rest In Peace Officer McGary…

  2. 2 Chris Kiley February 6, 2013 at 13:22

    Rest In Peace Sir, and Thank You for your dedicated Service !!!!!


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