A Wreath Laying Ceremony was
conducted in Patterson Park on March 6, 2015 in honor of Officer
Johnnie Patterson, Jr. A patrol car and the wreath will be on display in honor of
Officer Patterson through Friday, March 13, 2015.
(On March 7, 2014, a boulder was
placed in Patterson Park in honor of Officer Johnnie Patterson who
was killed in the line of duty on March 8, 1997.)
Please enjoy the photos from both events and stop
by to pay tribute to Officer Patterson Jr.
Johnnie Patterson, Jr. was hired as a Police
Officer on June 24, 1996.
He was shot and killed while in foot pursuit of a suspect that ran
him after a vehicle traffic stop on March 8, 1997.