Detective Abe Kleeman

Detective Abe Kleeman

Columbus Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, September 15, 1899

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Abe Kleeman

Detective Kleeman was shot and killed during a shootout at the intersection of Poplar and Harrison Streets. Detective Kleeman's partner was seriously wounded in the incident. The suspect was also shot and killed.

Detective Kleeman had served with the agency for ten years.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 77

Incident Details

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

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Rest in peace and always know that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 15, 2020

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