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Police Officer Joshua T. Miktarian | Twinsburg Police Department, Ohio Twinsburg Police Department, Ohio

Police Officer

Joshua T. Miktarian

Twinsburg Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch: Sunday, July 13, 2008

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 33

Tour: 11 years

Badge # 45

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 7/13/2008

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Suspect: Sentenced to death

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Police Officer Joshua Miktarian was shot and killed while conducting a traffic stop on Glenwood Drive at approximately 2:00 am.

Approximately two minutes after making the initial stop he radioed for assistance. Dispatchers then received several 911 calls reporting gunshots. Responding officers located Officer Miktarian suffering from gunshot wounds and was flown to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect was arrested a short time later by members of the Bedford Heights Police Department. He was convicted of all charges in May 2010 and sentenced to death in June 2010.

Officer Miktarian had served with the Twinsburg Police Department for 11 years and also served as a part-time officer with the Uniontown Police Department. He was survived by his wife, who is also a police officer, and their 3-month-old daughter.

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I wish some one would wake me and tell me I was having a terrible dream . 6 sad years have gone .

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Twinsburg, Oh
July 6, 2014

 

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