End of Watch: Monday, June 2, 1919
Tour of Duty: 1 year
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Gunshot
Date of Incident: June 2, 1919
Incident Location: 7th Street and Broadway
Weapon Used: Gun (unknown type)
Case Status: Closed
Patrolman Giltner was shot and killed as he walked his foot post, unarmed, near 7th Street and Broadway.He was shot while trying to arrest two (2) men at 2 am in front of a garage.A suspect was arrested but later acquitted at trial.Patrolman Giltner served with the Louisville Police Department for one (1) year. He is survived by his wife, five (5) daughters, three (3) sons, brother, and sister.
Moffett Cemetery, Milton, KY
Officer Down Memorial
National Law Enforcement Officer Memorial
Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation
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