Investigator Steven Martin Sandberg

Investigator Steven Martin Sandberg

Aitkin County Sheriff's Office, Minnesota

End of Watch Sunday, October 18, 2015

Steven Martin Sandberg

Investigator Steve Sandberg was shot and killed while guarding a prisoner at St. Cloud Hospital, in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

The prisoner was in custody in connection with a domestic assault in Aitkin County. At approximately 5:15 am the subject attacked and disarmed Investigator Sandberg in the hospital room. The man then fatally shot Investigator Sandberg with his own service weapon.

Another deputy was able to subdue the subject with a Taser. The man died a short time later from an unknown cause.

Investigator Sandberg had served with Aitkin County Sheriff's Office for 24 years.

Bio

  • Age 60
  • Tour 24 years
  • Badge 203

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Officer's handgun
  • Offender Deceased

domestic, escape

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