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Patrolman Tony E. Swartzlander | Bremen Police Department, Indiana Bremen Police Department, Indiana

Patrolman

Tony E. Swartzlander

Bremen Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch: Sunday, February 22, 1981

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 37

Tour: 5 years

Badge # 73

Cause: Struck by vehicle

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Patrolman Tony Swartzlander was struck and killed by a vehicle containing two men wanted for armed robbery. Patrolman Swartzlander was attempting to set up a roadblock when he was stuck by the vehicle. The armed robbers had been pursued through three counties before running over Patrolman Swartzlander.

The suspects crashed their car after striking Patrolman Swartzlander and were apprehended at the scene. They were sentenced to prison and released after fulfilling their sentences.

Patrolman Swartzlander had served with the Bremen Police Department for five years.

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