Patrolman Anton Zapolsky

Patrolman Anton Zapolsky

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, July 30, 1934

Anton Zapolsky

Officer Anton Zapolsky was shot and killed as he was in the process of arresting a car thief.

Officer Zapolsky and his partner observed an auto thief being chased by other officers. Officer Zapolsky and his partner apprehended the fleeing offender. Suddenly, the thief drew a revolver and shot Officer Zapolsky who died three days later from his wounds.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 5369

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Friday, July 27, 1934
  • Weapon Handgun; Revolver
  • Offender Not available

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Please know the CPD will never forget your ultimate sacrifice. Thanks to this web page we shall remember.

Detective Thomas Downes
Chicago

July 30, 2013

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