Bio & Incident Details
Tour: Not available
Badge # 515
Weapon: Handgun; .32 caliber
Offender: Shot and killed
Deputy Sheriff Allen Albee was shot and killed while trying to arrest a subject wanted for a shooting in Minnesota the previous day.
The subject's car was located near Webster Elementary School, in Burnett County. Deputy Mike Seversen, of the Polk County Sheriff's Office, responded to the scene when the Burnett County Sheriff's Office requested additional assistance.
Several deputies, including Deputy Seversen and Deputy Albee, were approaching the subject near the school when the man opened fire with a .32 caliber handgun. Deputy Albee was killed and Deputy Seversen suffered a wound to his spinal cord, causing him to become paralyzed from the neck down.
Other deputies returned fire and killed the subject.
Deputy Albee is survived by his wife, son, daughter, parents, sister, and brother.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Deputy Sheriff Michael J. Seversen