As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge. Such a life is truly rich. Take strength in knowing that when an officer falls, our resolve to serve those in need is not diminished. Our dedication to protecting those in danger is not weakened. Our commitment to remembering those with whom we shared the badge does not fade.
Godspeed, brothers and sisters. You fought the good fight. Now rest in peace…
2 St Louis Metro police officers were shot while attempting to arrest a suspected drug dealer. During the pat down, a struggle ensued and an officer's gun was taken and used against him. His partner was also shot 3 times, but returned fire killing the suspect. Fatally wounded was 24 year old Nick sloan, a 3 yr veteran. His partnerwasshot in the stomach, shoulder and hip; and is in surgery and expected to recover. Please keep them in your prayers.
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