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Patrolman Walter Rusinak | Carteret Police Department, New Jersey Carteret Police Department, New Jersey

Patrolman

Walter Rusinak

Carteret Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch: Friday, December 8, 1944

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 50

Tour: 21 years

Badge # 11

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Executed in 1945

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Patrolman Walter Rusinak and Deputy Chief Robert Shanley were shot and killed in the line of duty. The suspect was arrested, sentenced to death, and executed on March 26, 1945.

Patrolman Rusinak had served with the Carteret Police Department for 21 years. He was survived by his wife and two daughters.

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End of Watch: Thursday, December 7, 1944
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my mother told me about this i was to young i grew up on 91 warren street

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