Cadillac, MI officer dies from heart attack on duty
Autumn's hometown. Rest in Peace, officer.
Early this morning, an officer of the Cadillac Police Department died while on duty.
Patrolman William Kanitz was found unconscious by his partner and was taken to Cadillac Mercy Hospital where he was pronounced dead around 8:00 a.m. this morning.
Deputies from the Wexford County Sheriff's Office and Troopers from the Michigan State Police Post responded to the scene.
Officials are saying it looks as though Kanitz suffered a heart attack.
To cope with the loss of an officer, extra officers from the Michigan State Police Post will be assisting with operation.