Governor Mike Pence Issues Statement On Officers Killed In Line Of Duty (VIDEO)

By Rachelle Spence - 21Alive

July 6, 2014 Updated Jul 6, 2014 at 6:52 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (21Alive) -- Indiana Governor Mike Pence releases a statement acknowledging the three police officers who lost their lives within the last week.

"It's with heavy hearts that we mourn the two Indiana police officers killed in the line of duty in the last 24 hours. The deaths of Indianapolis Metro Police Officer Perry Renn and Gary Metropolitan Police Officer Jeffrey Westerfield follow last week's death of Tipton County Deputy Sheriff Jacob Calvin, whose funeral will be held Monday. On behalf of the First Lady and Hoosiers everywhere...I extend our deepest condolences and prayers to those who knew these officers as family members, friends, colleagues and neighbors."




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