Thousands Pay Tribute to Slain Florida Deputy
December 14, 2010
Thousands of relatives, co-workers and other officers paid tribute at the memorial service for slain Orange County (Fla.) Sheriff's Dep. Brandon Coates, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
Coates was fatally shot Dec. 9 during a traffic stop. Suspect Brandon Lyals, 29, later fatally shot himself.
At a brief ceremony on Monday, bagpipers played "Going Home," and widow Virginia Coates stood with fellow deputies at her side.
Read the full story at OrlandoSentinel.com.
Florida Deputy Fatally Shot During Vehicle Stop
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