Agent Arthur T. Fadness

Agent Arthur T. Fadness

Wisconsin Department of Revenue - Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement, Wisconsin

End of Watch Sunday, August 31, 1958

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Arthur T. Fadness

Agent Arthur Fadness suffered a fatal heart attack while conducting a raid for illegal gambling and liquor at a church picnic.

As agents attempted to seize some of the gambling equipment the crowd of 100 people became disruptive and began pushing the agents. Agent Fadness was carrying some of the equipment to his car when he suddenly collapsed.

Agent Fadness had served with the Wisconsin Department of Revenue for 25 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 60
  • Tour 25 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

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