Officer Rank: Police Officer
Memorial Panel: 39-W: 31
Department: Terre Haute, Indiana, P.D.
End of Watch: 05/04/2018
Length of Service: 16 Years
Police Officer Pitts was shot and killed while conducting a homicide investigation. Officer Pitts and several other detectives were fired upon when they approached an apartment complex to confront a suspect believed to be involved in the homicide. Officer Pitts was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his wounds. The suspect committed suicide.