Patrolman Jesse D. Hults

Patrolman Jesse D. Hults

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Thursday, September 26, 1929

Jesse D. Hults

Patrolman Jesse D. Hults and his partner, Patrolman William Gallagher, died as a result of gunshot wounds they received while investigating a kidnapping. During the course of their investigation, the officers relocated to a hallway outside an apartment on the city's south side. When they demanded entry, they were met with a burst of gunfire.

The gunman who shot Officer Hults was shot and killed by another officer at the scene. Five other suspects were taken into custody at the scene.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 3629

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Wednesday, September 25, 1929
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 83rd anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be remembered and revered.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

September 26, 2012

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