Officer Rank: Correctional Officer

Department: Missouri (MO) Department of Corrections

End of Watch: 07/22/2021

Cause: Other: COVID-19

Age: 59

Length of Service: 13 years

Correctional Officer Welch contracted COVID-19 during the commission of his job duties while assigned to the Women’s Eastern Reception and Diagnostic Correctional Center in Vandalia, Missouri. Officer Welch succumbed to complications of COVID-19 on July 22, 2021.




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