Pa. Officer Dies of Heart Attack
November 14, 2013
Patrolman Edward Wehe of the Delaware County (Pa.) Courthouse and Park Police Department suffered a fatal heart attack Nov. 5 shortly after clearing the scene of a protest at the Delaware County Prison, the Officer Down Memorial Page reports.
He had been dispatched to the prison to assist in removing the protesters, who had not obtained the proper permits to assemble. He was able to clear the scene after approximately four hours. He went to a local restaurant where he ran into his daughter and, while speaking with her, suddenly collapsed. His daughter immediately initiated CPR until medics arrived. He was transported to Riddle Memorial Hospital where he passed away.
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
ss @ 11/18/2013 9:32 AM
God bless Officer Wehe, his family and his Police Department.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
The U.S. Justice Department and city of Cleveland have taken the first steps toward...
A North Carolina program of monitoring sex offenders by GPS needs closer judicial...
Arizona's governor on Monday vetoed legislation that would have kept secret for 60 days...
Four journalists arrested during last summer's Ferguson protests over the shooting death...
Funeral arrangements will be held this week for Officer John Kelly, who died before a...