Night Policeman Owen O. Grandstaff

Night Policeman Owen O. Grandstaff

Bluffton Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Saturday, March 26, 1927

Owen O. Grandstaff

Night Policeman Owen Grandstaff suffered a fatal heart attack while involved in a foot pursuit.

He had just arrested a man for writing a bad check when the man broke free and ran away. Policeman Grandstaff began to chase him when he suddenly collapsed.

Policeman Grandstaff was survived by his wife and five children.

Bio

  • Age 69
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Officer Grandstaff,
Sir, it has taken over 85 years but you are finally being honored. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Bluffton.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

October 24, 2012

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