Incident DetailsCause of Death:
Sergeant Daniel Edenfield suffered a fatal heart attack following a foot chase of an intoxicated suspect who was beating a female.
While working a security detail at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, he chased the suspect and briefly struggled with him before being able to handcuff the man. As he was waiting for a patrol car to transport the suspect, he collapsed. Sergeant Edenfield was transported to a local hospital and died the following day while undergoing surgery.
Sergeant Edenfield was survived by his wife and two children.