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House Resolution Passes to Honor Fallen Officer

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 6:28 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel


The Iowa House of Representatives has passed a resolution to honor a fallen Keokuk County law enforcement officer.  The resolution passed on Friday honors Keokuk County Sheriff Deputy Eric Stein who was killed in a 45 minute gun battle on April 4th. Stein was inquiring about an incident that happened the previous night involving Jeff Krier.

The resolution says that Sergeant Eric Stein was a true hero whose service and sacrifice will not be forgotten.