HonoringRobert Shisler

Deptford, NJ

EOW: May 7, 2023 | Cause: Gunfire

Age: 27 Tour: 4 Years Badge: 5273

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LODD Details

Police Officer Bobby Shisler succumbed to complications of a gunshot wound sustained on March 10th, 2023, while struggling with a suspect following a foot pursuit.

He had conducted a subject stop on the man on Delsea Drive. The man fled on foot during the encounter, and Officer Shisler chased him to Doman Avenue, where a struggle ensued between the two. The man produced a handgun and shot Officer Shisler in the leg. Despite being wounded, Officer Shisler returned fire and killed the subject.

Officer Shisler was taken to the University of Pennsylvania Hospital where he underwent multiple surgeries. He succumbed to complications of the gunshot wound on May 7th, 2023, without having ever been released from the hospital.

Officer Shisler had served with the Deptford Township Police Department for four years. His father and brother also serve in law enforcement. Through the generosity of our donors, we had the honor of hand-delivering vital resources to help ease the financial hardship faced by the Shisler family while mourning.

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