Who was Patrick Blanchard? Why did the police officer commit Suicide? Found dead, explained

Patrick Blanchard

Patrick Blanchard, a Master Police Officer for the Minot Police Department and an Army Veteran died from suicide. Let’s see who was Patrick Blanchard and Why the police officer commit Suicide in detail.

Who was Patrick Blanchard? 

Patrick Blanchard was a 37-year-old Master Police Officer for the Minot Police Department. He joined the Minot Police Department in July 2017.

He committed suicide on December 28, 2022. On Wednesday, a Minot police officer was discovered dead after an apparent self-inflicted wound while on off-duty. However, the reason behind his death is not known and the police are still investigating this case.

What happened to Minot police officer?

On December 28, 2022, around 10:45 PM, Minot Police Department reports that they asked the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office for help in identifying an off-duty officer so they could check on his welfare.

Deputies of McHenry County discovered 37-year-old Master Officer Patrick Blanchard in his car close to Towner, North Dakota, at 11:30 p.m.

He was eventually declared dead from what seemed to be a self-inflicted wound despite their best efforts to save his life.

Officer Blanchard, who was also an Army veteran, joined the Minot Police Department in July 2017 and is survived by his two children.

The department shared its condolences, saying, “Many days can be difficult for our officers and members of the Minot Police Department. This is one of those days. We ask for thoughts for Officer Blanchard’s family and many friends.”

Tributes to Patrick Blanchard:

John J Wiley tweeted,

His name was Patrick Blanchard, a Master Police Officer for the Minot Police Department and an Army Veteran. He died from an apparent suicide. Rest Easy Brother. Prayers for his family of blue and blood.

Eulene Grayson posted,

We need more mental health care for people, but especially for the first responders, our government is failing our American people ,because all they care about is the illegal aliens who are invading our country.

Law Enforcement Today Radio Show posted,

His name was Patrick Blanchard, a Master Police Officer for the Minot Police Department and an Army Veteran. He died from an apparent suicide. Rest Easy Brother. Prayers for his family of blue and blood.

Crystal Kenny commented,

Rest in peace, Patrick. You will be missed. Love, Andrea.

Crisis Care Chaplaincy posted,

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Minot Police Department and the family of Patrick Blanchard. There are no words that can express our deep sadness over the loss of Officer Blanchard.

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