Bluefield Police Officers honor fallen officer

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BLUEFIELD, WV (WVNS) — It has been nearly three years since Lieutenant Aaron Crook passed away. He died on May 30, 2017.

Crook was a Summers County native. He later went on to make a career and a second home with the Bluefield Police Department. He was killed while assisting in a traffic stop. Detective Kevin Ross said his memory will never fade.

“Everybody knew him. Like everywhere you went, someone knew Lieutenant Crook. A lot of guys here still even, we talk about him all the time. He taught us a lot,” Ross said.

People were asked to wear blue on Friday and Saturday to honor him. People can then post those picture with #WearBlue4LtCrook.

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