Eugene Wynn, Jr., an 18-year Conservation Officer with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources died in the line of duty on April 19, 2019 in a Pine County lake. Officer Wynn was investigating a call regarding a suspicious object floating in Cross Lake. He is survived by a wife and two children.
The Minnesota 100 Club has presented the family of Officer Wynn with a check for $12,500, along with our sincere condolences. We thank our many members who make it possible for us to make this award, and allow us to “Protect the Protectors”, our first responders.