Felix A. Barta

Police Officer

Police Officer Felix Barta was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance.

After shooting Officer Barta, the subject shot his ex-girlfriend and then committed suicide.

Officer Barta had served with the Cedar Rapids Police Department for 18 years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Cedar Rapids Police Department

End of Watch: Feb. 15, 1961

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