CHICAGO (CBS) — Tuesday morning the Chicago Police Department will retire the badges of three officers killed in the line of duty last year.
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The stars of officers Samuel Jimenez, Conrad Gary and Eduardo Marmolejo will be enshrined in the superintendent’s honored star case at police headquarters.READ MORE: CDC Eases Guidance On Mask Wearing For People Who Are Fully Vaccinated
Jimenez died confronting a gunman at Mercy Hospital.
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More than 500 stars remembering fallen officers are in the display case.