Rank: Patrolman Panel: 33-W: 26 Department: Hallandale Beach, Florida, P.D. End of Watch: April 19, 1956 Cause: Physical-Related Incident Age: 55 Years of Service: 2
Description: Patrolman Wilton suffered a heart attack as he attempted to arrest a drunk and disorderly suspect who was involved in a domestic dispute with his wife. Patrolman Wilton and the suspect became engaged in a struggle as he was attempting to place the suspect in the patrol car. Patrolman Wilton collapsed on the sidewalk and was pronounced dead at the scene.