Patrolman Paul Matthew Pytel

Patrolman Paul Matthew Pytel

San Antonio Park Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, July 31, 1994

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Paul Matthew Pytel

Patrolman Paul Pytel drowned while chasing a murder suspect when he was pushed or fell into a river. The suspect was wanted in connection with an earlier shooting.

Patrolman Pytel is survived by his wife, parents, sister, and two brothers.

Bio

  • Age 29
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge 9826

Incident Details

  • Cause Drowned

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Just completed the ride for the fallen from San Antonio to Austin for the memorial. While I did not work with Officer Pytel, I do work for his agency and we rode in his honor. It was truly an honor to ride for him and to find his name on the wall.

Officer M. Schorn
San Antonio Park Police

May 6, 2019

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