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Sergeant Daniel David Edenfield | Allen County Sheriff's Department, Indiana Allen County Sheriff's Department, Indiana


Daniel David Edenfield

Allen County Sheriff's Department, Indiana

End of Watch: Saturday, May 16, 1998

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 49

Tour: 26 years

Badge # 74

Cause: Heart attack

Incident Date: 5/15/1998

Weapon: Person; Alcohol involved

Offender: Apprehended

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Sergeant Daniel Edenfield suffered a fatal heart attack following a foot chase of an intoxicated subject who was beating a female.

Sergeant Edenfield was working a security detail at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum when he observed the assault. After chasing the subject he was able to apprehend him and struggled briefly with him before handcuffing the man. He collapsed as he was waiting for a patrol car to transport the man.

He was then transported to a local hospital where he died while undergoing surgery.

Sergeant Edenfield had served with the Allen County Sheriff's Department for 26 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
God Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
May 16, 2015


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