Police Officer Dennis D. Crane

Photo of Police Officer Dennis D. Crane
End of Watch: Fri, Jun 1st, 1900
Date of Incident: Not Known
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 28


Officer Dennis Crane was shot and killed by a suspect who was waving a shotgun around near a hospital at Broadway and Osage Streets.

During the arrest the suspect suddenly shot Officer Crane in the chest. The man then ran into a nearby saloon and engaged other officers in a shootout. The suspect was shot and killed during return gunfire.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


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St. Louis, Missouri 63103
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