Narcotics Detective - Donald E. Haynie

 

Donald E. Haynie

Narcotics Detective Donald E. Haynie
March 7, 1940 – June 5, 1970


Detective Haynie was shot while attempting to make a narcotics arrest in Fillmore. Haynie and three other plainclothes sheriff's narcotics agents entered the house of a suspected drug dealer. The suspect's 78-year old father shot Haynie once in the chest. The shooting was determined to be a misunderstanding, and the father was released. Donald served as a military police officer in the Army. He also enjoyed hunting with fellow officers and spending time with his family.