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5 fallen officers added to Colorado memorial

5:30 PM, May 3, 2013   |    comments
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GOLDEN - The names of the five Colorado law enforcement officers who died during a 6 month stretch in 2012 were added to the Colorado Law Enforcement Officers Memorial on Friday.

Englewood Police Officer Jeremy Bitner, Denver Police Officer Celena Hollis, Colorado Springs Police Officer Matt Tyner, Pueblo County Sheriff's Capt. Leide Defusco, and Lakewood Police Officer James Davies all died in the line of duty between May and November of last year.

"These are five who made the ultimate sacrifice leaving behind families and loved ones," said James Davis, the Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Public Safety.

(KUSA-TV © 2013 Multimedia Holdings Corporation)

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