Gerard Benderoth, American strongman and police officer, Died at 48


Gerard Benderoth was born on February 1, 1969, and died on March 8, 2017.

He was an American strongman.

Gerard Benderoth stood at 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) tall and weighed 325 pounds (147 kg).

Benderoth was a New York City Police Officer for over a decade.

Benderoth took part in the response to the September 11 attacks in 2001 and was at ground zero for 3 days straight recovering bodies. He was also a Haverstraw, New York Police Officer.

He died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound when he was about to be questioned by police.

Gerard Benderoth passed away at 48 years old.