Type of Officer: Chief of Police
Jurisdiction: Newton
County: Harvey
Death Date: 11/22/1928
Added to Memorial: 1987
Circumstances of Death: Internal Hemorrhage
Chief DuFriend and Officer Paul Dutton were responding to a store robbery. While en route, DuFriend suffered a hemorrhage of the lungs, which was evidently caused by his excitement and his asthma. He died within a few minutes of being stricken.