Patrolman Herbert V. Fitzgerald

Patrolman Herbert V. Fitzgerald

Savannah Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Thursday, August 1, 1929

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Herbert V. Fitzgerald

Patrolman Fitzgerald was shot and killed by a man he sought to arrest on charges for shooting a woman. The suspect was shot and killed minutes later by another officer when he resisted arrest.

He had served with the agency for 7 years.

Bio

  • Age 28
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Patrolman Fitzgerald,
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 Savannah.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

August 1, 2019

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