Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 6 years
Badge # 110
Cause: Automobile accident
Officer "Chuck" Haist was responding to a distress call when his patrol car collided with a pickup truck at approximately 0530 hours on McDonough Hampton Road, near I-75. The impact caused Officer Haist's patrol to overturn and land upside-down.
The cause of the accident was not immediately clear. The driver of the pickup truck was also transported to the hospital with injuries.
Three suspects were apprehended in the incident Officer Haist was responding to.
Officer Haist had served with the Henry County Police Department for 2 years and had served in law enforcement for a total of 6 years. He is survived by two young daughters.