Patrolman Herbert N. Hagberg

Patrolman Herbert N. Hagberg

Chicago Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Friday, May 31, 1929

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Herbert N. Hagberg

Patrolman Herbert N. Hagberg and Patrolman John Conley were shot and killed when they responded to a domestic disturbance. The assailant shot his wife and killed a citizen.

When the officers arrived at the scene, the gunman opened fire with a shotgun, killing Patrolmen Hagberg and Conley; wounding a third officer.

The killer fled to a nearby railroad yard where he committed suicide by jumping into the path of a train.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 1028

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Rest in peace and Olav Hashalom Patrolman Hagberg. Your bravery and honor will be saluted forever.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 31, 2018

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