Head of Crime Stoppers killed in tragic accident

Head of Crime Stoppers killed in tragic accident

Tragedy strikes the

.

Dave Rutt, the man in charge of the

unit, was killed Tuesday when the vehicle he was working on reportedly fell on him.

Rutt was a retired Cleveland Police sergeant.

He was shot in the line of duty back in 1984 during a traffic stop on Cleveland's east side. His partner, Officer Stephen Kovach was killed in that incident. Rutt shot and killed the gunman.

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