Clinton ceremony honors fallen officers

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To honor fallen law enforcement officers, an annual ceremony was held in Clinton.

The Clinton Police Department hosted the ceremony in front of their building on Thursday, May 16.

The 10-minute event was in conjunction with National Police Week- the week of May 15th each year.

According to the Clinton Police, their 124-year-old department has lost two officers, Officer Johannes F. Koch, and Officer Todd W. Stone.

Koch was shot and killed on August 4, 1926.

Stone was killed in a car crash during a pursuit on January, 27, 1993.