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Police Officer Robert C. Cowdin | Ottawa Police Department, Kansas Ottawa Police Department, Kansas

Police Officer

Robert C. Cowdin

Ottawa Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch: Wednesday, July 4, 1962

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 41

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Heart attack

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Officer Cowdin suffered a fatal heart attack while assisting the Garnett Police Department with crowd control at the Garnett Race Track during the annual Fourth of July race.

Officer Cowdin suffered the heart attack after sustaining other injuries while he and other officers attempted to control a riot that had broken out at the event.

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
July 13, 2015


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