In the Line of Fire
Brookline Police Who Gave Their Lives in Service to the Town
November 15, 2009

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Ivy And Carlton
108 Ivy St. Scene of the murder of Officer O'Brien.
Daniels, waiting in his car, was shot in the shoulder. He managed to flag down a motorist, a Mr. Shields who drove them to the Fire Station C. They were then escorted to Peter Bent Brigham Hospital by a firefighter. O'Brien died the next day after giving a detailed description of his attackers.

Police officers, alerted by the blinking lights on Gamewell Police Boxes, rushed to the scene to collect evidence. A resident found a jacket under his exterior steps. The name "Gordon Wilson" was on a handkerchief stuffed into the pocket.