Chief of Police Adolph J. Eichenberger

Chief of Police Adolph J. Eichenberger

Florence Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Tuesday, September 17, 1929

Adolph J. Eichenberger

Chief Eichenberger was shot and killed when he interrupted the burglary of a store at 0430 hours. He encountered two men attempting to force open a door. When he confronted the men they opened fire, striking Chief Eichenberger twice. The two escaped and were never apprehended.

Bio

  • Age 65
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Never apprehended

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Rest in Peace, Chief Eichenberger. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

February 4, 2014

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