Fallen Heroes (May 24, 2019)

HONORING:

Police Officer William Buechner
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Auburn Police Division, Alabama

End of Watch: Sunday, May 19, 2019

Age: Unkown

Tour: 13 years

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DETAILS:

Police Officer William Buechner was shot and killed at about 10:10 pm when he and two other officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the 3300 block of Wire Road.

After the officers arrived on the scene a subject at the mobile home opened fire on them, killing Officer Buechner and wounding two other officers. The man fled the area on foot but was arrested early the next morning approximately one mile away.

The subject was charged with capital murder.

Officer Buechner had served with the Auburn Police Division for 13 years.

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HONORING:

Lieutenant Barry Boulton, Sr.
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Plantation Fire Department, Florida

End of Watch: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Age: 67

Tour: Unknown

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DETAILS:
On May 7, 2019, Lieutenant Barry Boulton, Sr., collapsed after completion of a Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) drill. Resuscitation efforts were immediately rendered to Boulton who was then rushed to the Westside Regional Medical Center in Plantation, FL, where he passed away from cardiac arrest.

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May you be at rest.

This information is supplied by the Officer Down Memorial Page (www.odmp.org) and the U.S. Fire Administration (www.apps.usfa.fema.gov).

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