Bio & Incident Details
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Officer Schlatt was shot and killed while responding to a burglary at a furniture store. As he entered the business he was shot in the face by the burglar who was hiding behind a couch. The suspect was eventually captured and executed.
Officer Schlatt was a U.S. Navy veteran of Vietnam War and had served with the Atlanta Police Department for five years. He was survived by his wife and daughter.