Corporal Michael Middlebrook

Corporal Michael Middlebrook

Lafayette Police Department, Louisiana 

  • Age: 44
  • Tour: 9 years
  • End of Watch: October 1, 2017
  • Chair Delivery: October 1, 2018

Corporal Michael Middlebrook was shot and killed while responding to a shooting at a convenience store.  The call was originally dispatched as a person with a gun but was upgraded to a shooting. As Corporal Middlebrook arrived on scene a male subject opened fire on him, engaging him in a shootout. Corporal Middlebrook was fatally wounded during the exchange.