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Flags ordered to half-staff statewide for fallen CSPD officer

By Staff
Published On: Jul 30 2012 12:44:34 PM CDT
Matt Tyner, Fallen CSPD Officer

Courtesy: CSPD Handout

Officer Tyner died July 24th after hitting an SUV on his bike while on duty.


Gov. John Hickenlooper ordered flags be lowered to half-staff on all public buildings statewide on Tuesday, July 31, in honor of Colorado Springs Police Officer Matthew Tyner.

Mayor Steve Bach also ordered flags to be lowered at all Colorado Springs municipal buildings on Tuesday.

Tyner died on July 24, 2012, in the line of duty in Colorado Springs. His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, at New Life Church, 11025 Voyager Parkway, Colorado Springs.