Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 11 years, 6 months
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Detective Corporal John Christian was shot and killed while moonlighting as a uniformed security officer at 10:30 pm. He was informed of a robbery in progress and when he attempted to make an arrest he was shot and killed.
The suspect fled but was apprehended in another state.
Detective Corporal Christian was a U.S Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Harrisburg Police Bureau for 12 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.