Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 14 years
Badge # 56
Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)
Officer Jesse Sollman was shot and killed following a training exercise at the Easton Police Department headquarters.
Another officer's service pistol was discharged in a weapon clearing room after the end of the exercise. The discharged round struck Officer Sollman in the back, killing him instantly.
Officer Sollman was a US Marine Corps veteran. He had served with the Easton Police Department for 11 years, and had previously served with Middlesex County College, New Jersey, Police Department for 1 year and the Federal Bureau of Prisons for 2 years.
He is survived by his wife, 6-year-old daughter, and 3-year-old son.