Sergeant Edwin Francis Haas

Sergeant Edwin Francis Haas

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, October 17, 1924

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Edwin Francis Haas

Sergeant Edwin Haas accidentally shot and killed himself while attempting to dislodge a jammed cartridge from his .38 caliber service pistol at Troop B in Wyoming Borough, Pennsylvania.

The round discharged and struck him in the head, killing him.

Sergeant Haas was a U.S Navy veteran and had served with the Pennsylvania State Police for 14 years. He was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 14 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

accidental discharge

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Such a tragic accident. Thank you for your service and dedication to the community. Rest in peace sir

Fellow citizen

October 17, 2023

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