Patrolman Robert F. Hauptman

Patrolman Robert F. Hauptman

Florham Park Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Thursday, July 17, 1975

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Robert F. Hauptman

Patrolman Hauptman and Detective Francis Dailey were killed in an airplane accident while returning to Morristown Airport following a reconnaissance flight searching for marijuana crop. During their return to the airport the Cessna 150 stalled and then clipped a tree and crashed into the ground.


  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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July 17, 2020

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