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- Aug. 15, 1949 -
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Clarksburg Police Department Agency Patch
Resided: WV, USA
Born: Unk  
Fallen: Aug. 15, 1949
Race/Sex: Caucasian Male / 28 yrs. of age
Agency
Dept: Clarksburg Police Dept.
WV   USA
Dept. Type: Municipal/Police
Hero's Rank: Patrolman
Sworn Date: Unk
FBI Class: Homicide - Gun
Weapon Class: Firearm
On The Job: 1 years
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Offender: No Info
Location: WV   USA   Mon. Aug. 15, 1949
Summary: Patrolman Leo Shack was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer who mistook him for a burglar. The two officers were patrolling the same area while on night-time patrol. As Patrolman Shack checked a rear door of a business the other officer mistook him for a burglar and fired a shot at him. The round struck Patrolman Shack in the chest. He died as the other patrolman tried to carry him to assistance.

Patrolman Shack had served with the agency for 1 year. He was survived by his wife and child and is buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia.

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