Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 14 years
Badge # 716
Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 12/31/1982
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Officer Jack Schnell was killed when his police motorcycle collided with a vehicle driven by a drunk driver. He suffered severe head injuries in the incident and succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital.
The drunk driver was arrested and convicted.
Officer Schnell had served with the agency for 14 years. He was survived by his wife and son.