Sheriff
Louis F. Kreilein
Dubois County Sheriff's Department
Monday, March 29, 1954

Age: 56
Served: 5 years
Badge #:
Military Service:
Panel 22E, Line 56
Panel L6, Line 10

Incident Details

Cause of Death:
Accidental
Date/Time of Incident:
Monday, March 29, 1954

Incident to Death Duration:
Same day
Incident Location:
Eighth and Main streets, Jasper
Incident County:
Dubois
Incident Township:
Bainbridge
Weapon Used:

Suspect Info:

Burial Location:
Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Jasper

   Sheriff Louis Kreilein was killed when he was struck on the head by a piece of lumber which had been thrown from the roof of the county jail and sheriff's residence during renovations.

   Sheriff Kreilein was survived by his wife and two children.