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Patrol Officer Kenneth M. Olson | East Grand Forks Police Department, Minnesota East Grand Forks Police Department, Minnesota

Patrol Officer

Kenneth M. Olson

East Grand Forks Police Department, Minnesota

End of Watch: Wednesday, July 19, 1978

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 25

Tour: 4 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Shotgun

Offender: Not available

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Patrol Officer Kenneth Olson was shot and killed while answering a prowler call on Ninth Street Northeast at 2:30 am.

While investigating the call the man who called to report the prowler opened fire with a shotgun, striking Officer Olson in the chest.

Officer Olson had served with the East Grand Forks Police Department for four years. He was survived by his wife.

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what a friend and brother . also a Farmer unknown to a lot of people He tilled the soil and planted the SEEDS

Patrolman James Grabanski
East Grand Forks P.D.
July 30, 2014

 

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