Broken Arrow police officer laid to rest

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BROKEN ARROW, Okla. - Quick Facts:

  • Officer Eugene Orr died in a motorcycle crash Saturday
  • The BAPD Honor Guard was at his side when his body arrived at the funeral home
  • Orr’s funeral was open to the public and streamed on FOX23.com
  • Nearby agencies took over BAPD’s calls during the service
  • In lieu of flowers the family asked for toy donations: Donation info is available HERE

 

Family and friends paid tribute to a Broken Arrow officer killed in a motorcycle crash. 

Officer Eugene Orr died on Saturday in a motorcycle. His funeral took place Thursday afternoon in Broken Arrow.

READ MORE: Broken Arrow officer killed in crash 

In lieu of flowers, Orr's family asked for toy donations to be made for children in need this holiday season. 

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Dispatch from area police departments took over dispatch calls for Broken Arrow so officers could attend the funeral. Officers also came from across Green Country to pay tribute in a procession following the funeral.

The procession was live on FOX23 News' Facebook page.  

FOX23 found a tribute to the officer from the fire department as well.

 

 

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