Deputy Sheriff Ernest J. Dankert

Deputy Sheriff Ernest J. Dankert

Saginaw County Sheriff's Department, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, August 10, 1979

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Ernest J. Dankert

Deputy Dankert suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after struggling with a suspect. He was able to take the man into custody but collapsed moment later.

Deputy Dankert had served with the Saginaw County Sheriff's Department for 8 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 58
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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