Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 6 years
Badge # 222
Weapon: Handgun; .38 caliber
Offender: Shot and killed
Officer Hess and Officer David Friederichsen were shot and killed after responding to a domestic disturbance call. Two minutes after arriving on the scene the suspect opened fire, striking them both. Officer Hess was killed at the scene and Officer Friederichsen succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital three days later.
Officer Hess had been with the agency for six years and was survived by his wife, son, parents, and two brothers.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Police Officer David L. Friederichsen