Fallen Officers Remembered in Youngstown

Law Enforcement officers in Mahoning County remembered fallen comrades during a memorial service Friday in Youngstown.

A processional, led by the Blue Knights, from the Mahoning County Jail to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel started the annual ceremony.

More than two dozen officers who’ve died in the line of duty from Mahoning County were honored.

Members of the Youngstown Police Department, the Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office, and the father of fallen officer Michael Hartzell spoke during the service.

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