Patrolman Stanley J. Lutke

Patrolman Stanley J. Lutke

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Sunday, April 30, 1933

Stanley J. Lutke

Officer Stanley Lutke was shot and fatally wounded during an armed robbery.

Officer Lutke, while on foot patrol, observed a disturbance in a store. As he ran to investigate, an armed robber emerged from the store and began firing his weapon at Officer Lutke. A gun battle ensued. When Officer Lutke pursued the offender, a second offender emerged and fired at the officer. Officer Lutke was struck and died as a result of his injuries

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 6510

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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It has been 79 years but your ultimate sacrifice shall not be forgotten by the CPD. Thank you for your service.

Detective Thomas Downes
Chicago

May 6, 2012

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