P.O. Ernest H. Cassidy #2692

Name: Cassidy, Ernest H.
Star: 2692
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: 007 District
End of Watch: 03-Apr-1922
Incident Details: Police Officer Ernest Cassidy, 26, was assigned to the 7th District.

On April 3, 1922, Officer Cassidy was assigned to escort Phillip Sommer, treasurer of the Royal Building and Loan Association.  The pair was on their wasy to make a bank deposit of approximately $4,000 when they were ambushed.  Phillip Sommer and Officer Cassidy were both murdered by unknown assailants.