Patrolman Louis Hardy

Patrolman Louis Hardy

Oshkosh Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Monday, July 28, 1890

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Louis Hardy

Patrolman Louis Hardy was shot and killed after arresting an intoxicated man for fighting in a bar. As the man was being escorted to jail, he pulled out a revolver and shot Patrolman Hardy three times.

The suspect was convicted of Patrolman Hardy's murder and sentenced to life.

Patrolman Hardy had served with the Oshkosh Police Department for 4 months. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 48
  • Tour 4 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; Revolver
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 28, 2020

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