Captain Charles Welch Lane

Captain Charles Welch Lane

Navajo County Sheriff's Office, Arizona

End of Watch Monday, September 2, 1996

Charles Welch Lane

Captain Lane succumbed to injuries sustained three days earlier when he fell while searching for a lost child at a local fair. Captain Lane landed on his service weapon, which broke his hip. After surgery, a blood clot broke free and killed him.

Captain Lane had served with the agency for 34 years.

Bio

  • Age 75
  • Tour 34 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall
  • Incident Date Saturday, August 31, 1996

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