Colorado Springs Police Department, CO
Patrolman Mark L. Dabling
EOW: Monday, December 6, 1982
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Patrolman Dabling was shot and killed while making a traffic stop. Unbeknownst to him, the violator was an escaped prisoner from Florida. The man exited the vehicle through the passenger side door and opened fire on Patrolman Dabling with a .44 caliber sawed-off rifle.
The suspect fled the scene but was later arrested on I-25 south of the city.
Taken from ODMP.org many thanks to MariahLB
Into life you came and gave your heart and the actions of a good man
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Record added: Mar 06, 2004
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Broke my heart when I heard of your passing. I know you wanted to be a police officer for a long time. God bless you.|
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