UPDATE @ 6:39 a.m. (Dec. 6)
Funeral and visitation services are set for Huber Heights police Sgt. Frank Crouse.
A visitation will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10 at Kindred Funeral Home, 400 Union Blvd., Englewood.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11 at the funeral home with Matthew Wainscott officiating.
Interment with military honors will be held at Polk Grove Cemetery in Butler Twp.
Memorial contributions may be made to the "Shop with a Cop" program (c/o Huber Heights FOP #161, PO Box 24373, Huber Heights, OH 45424).
EARLIER REPORT (Dec. 4)
A Huber Heights police sergeant, a 16-year veteran of the force, has died, according to the police division.
The police division announced the death of Sgt. Frank Crouse in a release Monday morning.
“(Crouse was) a great friend to many and a valued employee with the Police Division,” Huber Heights Lt. Matt Dulaney said in the release. “We will all miss Frank’s sense of humor and ability to make people smile. Our hearts and prayers go out to Frank’s family.”
Crouse was a U.S. Army veteran and joined the Huber Heights Police Division in June 2001, serving as a patrol officer, detective, and sergeant, according to the release.
Huber Heights officers will wear a mourning band across the center of their badges and flags will be flown at half-staff until Crouse is laid to rest.
Additional details surrounding Crouse’s death were not immediately available.