Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 18 years
Badge # 5
Weapon: Handgun; .38 caliber
Offender: Committed suicide
Police Officer Felix Barta was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance.
After shooting Officer Barta, the subject shot his ex-girlfriend and then committed suicide.
Officer Barta had served with the Cedar Rapids Police Department for 18 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.