A funeral was held for fallen Lincoln Police Investigator Mario Herrera, who passed away Monday after being wounded in the line of duty last month.
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LISTEN: Mario Herrera end of watch notice
WATCH: Mario Herrera's brother shares touching sentiment and memories of his brother:
WATCH: Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister's speech from the service:
WATCH: Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts delivers remarks at Herrera's service:
WATCH: A look back at the legacy Herrera leaves behind and his family's message to the community:
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HAPPENING NOW: Patriot Guard Riders from across the country line the cemetery where Officer Mario Herrera will be laid to rest.— Kent Luetzen (@KentLuetzen) September 12, 2020
I am blown away by the amount of people, flags and patriotism today. pic.twitter.com/IfW5SOmA8v
Officers are making their way into the arena, passing by Investigator Herrera’s cruiser. All week, those mourning his loss have laid flowers and memorabilia on the vehicle. pic.twitter.com/jMhO5qKPoP— Jessika Eidson (@JessikaEidsonTV) September 12, 2020
Community members and officers from all over Nebraska are honoring Investigator Herrera as his funeral procession passes by. pic.twitter.com/vBCPo2UZRQ— Jessika Eidson (@JessikaEidsonTV) September 12, 2020
Tweets from area law enforcement members who are attending and honoring Herrera:
Here's a look at just part of today's procession to honor @Lincoln_Police Inv. Mario Herrera.— Nebraska State Patrol (@NEStatePatrol) September 12, 2020
Thanks to the many supporters who lined the route to the funeral this morning. #ThinBlueLine #Remember #Honor pic.twitter.com/kL8pHpkJoe
Honoring a hero today in Lincoln. Rest In Peace Mario Herrera #1205. pic.twitter.com/TFYtmlI145— Col. John A. Bolduc (@NSPColonel) September 12, 2020
Hundreds of law enforcement awaiting Inv. Herrera’s procession outside Pinnacle Bank Arena. pic.twitter.com/gYTGkv0kwZ— NSP Capitol Detail (@NSP_CapSec) September 12, 2020
Investigator Luis "Mario" Herrera, Lincoln Police Department, EOW 09/07/20 pic.twitter.com/kOdyKGhf6j— Ofc. Jordan Jacobs (@OPDOfcJacobs) September 12, 2020