|Death: ||Aug. 17, 2000|
Deputy Sheriff Sung Hui Bang
Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, Wisconsin
Deputy Bang and Deputy Ralph Zylka were killed in a helicopter accident in Dodge County, Wisconsin while assisting in the search for a suspect.
Their helicopter experienced mechanical problems and crashed while returning to Milwaukee County. The deputies performed an instrumental role in apprehending the suspect, who was wanted for murdering an off-duty police officer. The helicopter was a 20-year-old military surplus aircraft.
Deputy Bang, the pilot, had been employed with the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Department for three years.
Suspect: Captured during manhunt.
End of Watch: Thursday, August 17, 2000
Created by: Marc J. Daniluke
Record added: Aug 17, 2012
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