NYPD offers its largest reward for information on the shooting death of a ...

NYPD offers its largest reward EVER for information on the shooting death of a police officer who was gunned down while trying to stop a robbery at a pub in 1971 A video released by Crime Stoppers explains that the $111,500 reward is for any information on the killing of Robert Bolden, an officer from the 75th Precinct  Footage shows pictures of Bolden along with the Dunne's Bar & Grill in Brooklyn, where he was tragically gunned down on January 22, 1971  'I never met my grandfather but he is the reason I became a cop, said 41-year-old NYPD Detective John Bolden with the 78th Precinct in the video  George Bolden, the younger brother of the police officer, shared that his brother was so excited to be a policeman Prior to his 15 years of service with the NYPD, Bolden was a U.S. Navy Veteran He was married and had three children

By Matthew Wright For Dailymail.com

Published: 19:04 BST, 20 July 2019 | Updated: 19:06 BST, 20 July 2019

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The NYPD announced on Friday that it would be giving its largest reward ever for information on the shooting death of a police officer who was gunned down during a robbery in 1971. 

A video released by Crime Stoppers explains that the $111,500 reward is for any information on the killing of Robert Bolden, an officer from the 75th Precinct. 

Footage shows pictures of Bolden along with the Dunne's Bar & Grill in Brooklyn. 

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A video released by Crime Stoppers explains that the $111,500 reward is for any information on the killing of Robert Bolden, an officer from the 75th Precinct

A video released by Crime Stoppers explains that the $111,500 reward is for any information on the killing of Robert Bolden, an officer from the 75th Precinct

The video also include appearances from Bolden's brother and grandson, who spoke of their loved one's impact on his family and community. 

'I never met my grandfather but he is the reason I became a cop, said 41-year-old NYPD Detective John Bolden with the 78th Precinct.

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