Slain Ill. officer mourned, remembered as a 'peacemaker'

By Tim Logan
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

CENTREVILLE — Hundreds of police officers, black bands over their shields, came Saturday to this small Metro East city to remember police Lt. Gregory Jonas, who was killed Tuesday as he worked to serve its residents.

Joining the police officers were Jonas' friends and family and the people of the small city Jonas gave his life to protect.

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