Patrolman Elmer L. Michael

Patrolman Elmer L. Michael

DeLand Police Department, Florida

End of Watch Tuesday, February 17, 1942

Elmer L. Michael

Patrolman Michael suffered a fatal heart attack during a struggle with a suspect. The suspect struck him in the chest, causing an injury to his heart.

He was transported to a local hospital where he died the following day.

Patrolman Michael was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 53
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Incident Date Monday, February 16, 1942
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available

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Patrolman Michael,
On today, the 76th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of DeLand. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy,

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

February 17, 2018

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