Policeman Frank G. Panek

Policeman Frank G. Panek

Los Angeles Police Department, California

End of Watch Monday, April 14, 1947

Frank G. Panek

Policeman Frank Panek was succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained four days earlier while questioning a suspicious person near the intersection of East Fifth Street and Town Avenue.

The subject produced a revolver and shot Policeman Panek. Despite being mortally wounded, Policeman Panek returned fire along with his partner, killing the subject.

Policeman Panek was transported to Georgia Street Receiving Hospital where he remained until succumbing to his wounds.

Policeman Panek was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII.

Bio

  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Thursday, April 10, 1947
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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