End of Watch: Friday, March 6, 1931
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Motorcycle
Date of Incident: Friday, March 6, 1931
Incident Location: Hikes Lane
Weapon Used: Not applicable
Suspect Info: Not applicable
Case Status: Closed
Patrolman Rapson was killed in a motorcycle accident while on patrol on Hikes Lane. His motorcycle skidded and then fell on him, causing serious head injuries.
Resthaven Memorial Cemetery, Louisville, KY
Officer Down Memorial
National Law Enforcement Officer Memorial
Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation
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