Type of Officer: Railroad Special Agent
Death Date: 6/27/1920
Added to Memorial: 2002
Circumstances of Death: Gunshot
In the early morning of June 27, 1920, Rock Island Railroad Special Agent Charles F. Artz arrested four men on vagrancy charges near the Rock Island tracks in North Wichita. As Agent Artz escorted the men out of railroad yards to meet a city patrolman.