Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 8 years
Badge # 1
Offender: Released after 3 years
Police Officer William Arndt was shot and killed as he attempted to talk a troubled youth from a home. The youth was armed with a shotgun and refused to come downstairs. Officer Arndt attempted to go upstairs to talk to the boy and was shot.
The suspect was taken into custody and convicted of Officer Arndt's murder. The suspect was released after serving only three years.
Officer Arndt had served with the Marysville Police Department for eight years. He was survived by his wife and three children.