Sergeant Michael W. Muzychenko

Sergeant Michael W. Muzychenko

Lyndhurst Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Tuesday, November 25, 1997

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Michael W. Muzychenko

Sergeant Michael Muzychenko died after suffering a fatal heart attack while attempting to handcuff an intoxicated female suspect.

He was working as shift supervisor when he went to the city jail to assist other officers who were having trouble with the individual. While physically restraining her he suffered the heart attack.

Sergeant Muzychenko had served with the Lyndhurst Police Department for 10 years. He is survived by his wife and children.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available

DIP, prisoner custody

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Sergeant Michael W. Muzychenko of the Lyndhurst Police Department, Ohio and the additional 54 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation

November 25, 2019

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