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Owego Police Officers Killed on Duty to Be Honored

The Owego Police Benevolent Association (PBA), in conjunction with the Owego Police Department, has scheduled a ceremony for its fallen Officers on Sunday, October 13. This year marks the 150th Anniversary of Officer Isaac Wiltsie and the 50th Anniversary of Officer Forrest Allen Hall’s Line of Duty deaths. The memorial ceremony will take place on October 13th at 2:00 p.m. at the Owego Police Department located at 90 Temple Street in Owego. There will be several speakers, an honor guard and a bag piper participating in the ceremony. Following the ceremony there will be a reception which includes a meal and dessert at the VFW located at 207 Main Street in Owego. Please contact Officer Thomas Woodburn at the Owego Police Department with any questions.

By Michael Baldwin