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Strom, Officer Carl

End of Watch: 
Saturday, April 15, 1933
County: 
Skagit
Agency: 
Sedro-Woolley P.D.

On April 15, 1933, Officer Carl Strom of the Sedro-Woolley Police Department interrupted a burglary at a local bank.  The suspects attacked Officer Strom, then dragged him to a shed behind the bank where he was shot and killed.  His body was discovered the morning after the burglary by employees who were arriving for work at the bank.