End of Watch: Sunday, June 5, 1910
Tour of Duty: 2 years
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Duty-related illness
Date of Incident: May 30, 1910
Incident Location: Building on 4th Street
Weapon Used: Not applicable
Case Status: Closed
Patrolman Sube died after contracting tetanus as a result of a wound received while on patrol.
He was checking on a building on 4th Street, proceeding down a staircase, when the staircase collapsed. As a result of the fall, Patrolman Sube received a large splinter in his hand.
The wound caused him to contract tetanus, from which he died five (5) days later.
Patrolman Sube had served with the department for one (1) year.
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