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Assistant Chief of Police Ralph Jacob Fox | Catawissa Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania Catawissa Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

Assistant Chief of Police

Ralph Jacob Fox

Catawissa Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Monday, March 26, 1962

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Age: 64

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Struck by vehicle

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Assistant Chief of Police Ralph Fox was struck and killed by a vehicle on Mill Street at approximately 7:30 pm.

He and the police chief were investigating the theft of tires in the area and had parked on Mill Street to speak to a magistrate at his home. Assistant Chief Fox stepped from the vehicle and began to cross the road when he was struck by an oncoming car.

He was transported to Bloomsburg Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries shortly before midnight.

Assistant Chief Fox was survived by his wife.

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Asst. Chief Fox,
On today, the 54th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Catawissa Borough. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
March 26, 2016

 

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