Funeral for fallen Gary, Ind. police officer expected to take pl - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Funeral for fallen Gary, Ind. police officer expected to take place Monday afternoon

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Hundreds of people are expected to attend the funeral of a Gary, Indiana police officer who was killed in the line of duty.

As many as 1,000 law enforcement officers may attend the funeral for Patrolman Jeffrey Westerfield. It's today at the Genesis Convention Center in Gary.

He was found shot to death July sixth on his 47th birthday.

Police have a person of interest in custody--but charges haven't been filed.

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