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Jan. 16, 1907
Caucasian Male / 51 yrs. of age
Red Wing Police Dept.
Homicide - Gun
On The Job:
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Wed. Jan. 16, 1907
Patrolman Peterson and Chief James Daily both succumbed to gunshot wounds received the previous day when they attempted to apprehend a suspicious person at the Sibley Hotel. The man was mentally deranged and opened fire on the officers, mortally wounding both of them.
Patrolman Peterson had served with the agency for 14 years. He was survived by his wife and five children.