Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 12 years
Badge # Not available
Incident Date: 4/7/1974
Weapon: Rifle; .30-.30
Offender: Paroled in 1986
Lieutenant Larry Barger was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance. He was shot through the back with a 30-30 rifle while attempting to settle a domestic disturbance. He died from his injuries three months later after four major surgeries.
His killer plead guilty to second-degree murder and was sentenced to thirty years November 20, 1974. He was paroled June 17, 1986.
Lieutenant Barger was survived by his wife and two children.