ARVADA, Colo. (AP) – A memorial service has been scheduled for a sheriff’s deputy who was shot and killed while trying to serve an eviction notice.
The service for Park County Sheriff’s Cpl. Nate Carrigan will be held March 14 in Arvada.READ MORE: Teen In Critical Condition After Being Shot Following Argument Near Aurora Restaurant
A procession of law-enforcement vehicles will precede the service at Faith Bible Chapel.
Carrigan was killed and two other deputies were injured on Feb. 24 in Bailey, about 45 miles southwest of Denver. The man who shot them, 58-year-old Martin Wirth, was killed when deputies returned fire.READ MORE: Judge Rules David Lesh Illegally Used National Lands To Promote Outdoor Apparel Company
Carrigan and other officers were trying to serve an eviction notice to Wirth.
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