Police Officer Anthony E. LossiahRest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
Cherokee Indian Police Department, Tribal Police
End of Watch: Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Tour: 17 years
Incident Date: 8/11/2015
Police Officer Tony Lossiah succumbed to complications of an injury he suffered during a foot pursuit in Cherokee two months prior.
He was suffered a torn muscle in his hip during the pursuit. The injury resulted in internal bleeding and additional complications. He was taken to Mission Hospital, in Asheville, where he developed complications from the original injury.
Officer Lossiah had served with the Cherokee Indian Police Department for 17 years. He is survived by his wife and five children.
Nemo me impune lacessit
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hills, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh.