End of Watch: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Biographical Info

Age: 30

Tour of Duty: 3 years

Rank: Patrol Officer

Assignment: First Division

Badge Number: 7162

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Vehicle Collision

Date of Incident: Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Incident Location: Intersection of 26th Street and Duncan Street

Weapon Used: Vehicle

Suspect Info: In Custody

Case Status: Closed

Nicholas Aniceto Rodman

Narrative

Officer Rodman was responding to a call of gunshots fired during a domestic incident.

Officer Rodman was joining other officers in pursuit of the suspect. He was driving with his lights and siren activated. While making a left turn from Duncan Street onto 26th Street, his vehicle was struck by the suspect's vehicle. Officer Rodman was transported by his fellow officers to University of Louisville Hospital where, after a brave fight, he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Rodman was survived by his wife, two (2) children and his parents. His father, Officer George Rodman, and brother, Officer Andrew Rodman, also serve with the Louisville Metro Police Department.