Bio & Incident Details
Tour: Not available
Badge # 501
Incident Date: 8/27/1986
Weapon: Blunt object; Lumber
Offender: Not available
Police Officer Keith Stowe succumbed to injuries sustained 14 years earlier when he was assaulted and severely beaten over the back and abdomen with a 2x4 and a piece of re-bar.
The assault took place when Officer Stowe, along with four other officers, responded to a domestic disturbance.
Following the incident, Officer Stowe underwent several surgeries, including the removal of his spleen. The surgeries and medical complications continued until he succumbed to the injuries.
Officer Stowe was survived by his wife, child, parents, twin brother, and two sisters.