|District / Unit:||005 Precinct (Stanton Avenue Station)|
|End of Watch:||01-Jul-1909|
|Incident Details:||Police Officer Henry Schnable, 31, was assigned to the Stanton Avenue Station.
On July 1, 1909, Officer Schnable was patrolling his beat when he encountered a burglar exiting a building on 34th Street and Wabash Avenue. The officer ordered the offender to halt and then fired a warning shot. The offender pretended he was injured and fatally wounded Officer Schnable when the officer approached him.
Officer Schnable was laid to rest in Oak Woods Cemetery.