Death Investigation of Law Enforcement Officer in Brown County

BROWN COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) and the Brown County Sheriff’s Office have identified the law enforcement officer found dead in his patrol car on Wednesday, Feb. 13.

Kirby Robidoux, 43, a patrol officer of the Sac and Fox Police Department, was found deceased just before 6 a.m., near the intersection of 330th St. and Longspur Rd. in northern Brown County. Robidoux was on duty when law enforcement officers in the area began searching for him after he did not respond to dispatchers conducting a routine radio check. The officer was located by a member of the Iowa Tribal Police Department.

An autopsy will be conducted. At this time foul play is not suspected.

The investigation is ongoing. Nothing further will be released at this time.