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Jackson mayor speaks out about Agee funeral arrangements

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) -  Late Wednesday night, Jackson mayor Harvey Johnson issued a statement regarding the funeral arrangements of fallen Jackson Police Officer Ken Agee.  The statement read as follows:

"We would like to express our heartfelt sympathy to the family of Officer Agee during this difficult time of mourning.

The City of Jackson has not been involved in making funeral arrangements.  We have understood that family was taking care of the arrangements and were provided the arrangements that were released to the public by family members. 

We will continue to defer all funeral arrangements to Officer Agee's family.   We wish to express to the family that the Jackson Police Department is prepared to make sure that this fallen officer has the appropriate service that honors someone who gave their life in the line of duty.

And we will await final funeral arrangements from the family."

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