Police Officer Edward James Fabick

Photo of Police Officer Edward James Fabick
End of Watch: Wed, Jul 7th, 1948
Date of Incident: Tue, Jul 6th, 1948
Cause of Death: Struck By Vehicle
Service Time: 25 years
Age: 54


He was survived by his wife Agnes and two children.


Officer Fabick was struck by a hit-and-run driver while directing traffic at an accident scene on Watson Street. He was transported to City Hospital where he died the next morning.

The vehicle that struck him had been drag racing. The driver was arrested and admitted to striking him. The man was charged with manslaughter.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department Patch
1200 Clark Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63103
(314) 231-1212


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