P.O. Thomas F. Murtha

Name: Thomas F. Murtha
Rank: Police Officer
Star #: Unavailable
Unit: 21st District
EOW: October 21, 1929

Incident Details:
Patrolman Thomas F. Murtha was killed when he was struck by an automobile at the north entrance to the Halsted Street Bridge. The driver of the vehicle, John T. Yagen, was drunk while operating the vehicle. Yagen was later acquitted by Judge Fisher.