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 Robert R. Christensen, Policeman

Robert R. Christensen

Monday, October 14, 1957



Christensen, Robert R.

Rank: Policeman

Serial Number:3898

Division: Juvenile

Location: 1530 Ingraham

Date Killed: Monday, October 14, 1957

Cause of Death: Shot by a Robbery Suspect

Bio: Officer Christensen had arrested a sex
offender at 1524 Ingraham, but did not handcuff the suspect. As
Officer Christensen put the suspect into his vehicle the suspect
began to fight with the Ofcr. During the fight the suspect was able
to gain control of the Ofcr's gun and shoot him with it. The
suspect fled to the area of 99th st and Grape St. 77th Ofcrs
located him there and the suspect was killed in the ensuing gun
fight. Officer Christensen did not survive his injuries.

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