Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 1 year, 6 months
Badge # 11
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Offender: Sentenced to 99 years
Officer Bartel was shot and killed while issuing a citation to a man for camping within the city limits. Officer Bartel had previously warned the man about violating the city ordinance. The suspect was found guilty of murder and sentenced to 99 years.
Officer Bartel was survived by his wife, son, and two daughters.