Marshal Andrew A. Bastendorff

Marshal Andrew A. Bastendorff

Utica Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Wednesday, June 5, 1929

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Andrew A. Bastendorff

Marshal Andrew Bastendorff was shot and killed when he interrupted a burglary at a local clothing store.

He was inside the store when he heard a noise at the rear. When he went to investigate he looked out of a window and was shot and killed.

Marshal Bastendorff was survived by his two children. And is buried at Utica Cemetery in Utica, Michigan.


  • Age 66
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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


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Marshal Bastendorff,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Utica. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

June 5, 2019

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