SPECIAL POLICE OFFICER CHARLES WETZEL
Special Police Officer Charles Wetzel
Agency: Sacramento Police Department
End of Watch: Tuesday, August 29, 1893
Badge Number: n/a
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Cause of Death: Gunshot wound
Date of Incident: Friday, February 15, 1963
Weapon Used: Handgun
Suspect Info: One suspect. Executed in 1967.
Special Police Officer was shot and killed in central downtown by suspect, as he on-viewed an armed felony assault in his beat.