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Deputy Sheriff Fred A. Hertrich | Macon County Sheriff's Department, Illinois Macon County Sheriff's Department, Illinois

Deputy Sheriff

Fred A. Hertrich

Macon County Sheriff's Department, Illinois

End of Watch: Saturday, November 17, 1962

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 32

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Released

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Deputy Fred Hertrich was shot and killed while working a security detail at a dance.

A fight broke out during the dance and Deputy Hertrich was shot as he attempted to eject one of the subjects. The person who shot him was arrested by the FBI but later released on a technicality.

Deputy Hertrich was survived by his wife and two children.

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Deputy Hertrich's story was read in Richton Park Police Department's roll call on 3-2-17 to remember and honor him.

Sgt. James Galvan
RPPD (IL)
March 2, 2017

 

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