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Visitation and funeral arrangements released for Hopkinsville officer

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Hopkinsville Police Officer Phillip Meacham was killed by a suspect on March 29, 2018. Hopkinsville Police Officer Phillip Meacham was killed by a suspect on March 29, 2018.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WDRB) -- Funeral arrangements have been released for the off-duty Hopkinsville officer who was shot and killed in March.

According to WKYT, visitation for Officer Phillip Meacham will be held at Christian County High School Tuesday, April 3, from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 4, in the Lyle Dunbar Gymnasium at Christian County High School.

Meacham will be buried at New Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery.

Officer Meacham died on March 29.

Kentucky State Police say 34-year-old James Decoursey shot and killed Officer Meacham before he took off.

Decoursey was killed by law enforcement in Clarksville, Tennessee.

Meacham leaves behind a wife and two school-age children.

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