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Flags will be at half-staff Tuesday to honor fallen officer

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OMAHA (KWWL) -

Gov. Terry E. Branstad has ordered all flags in Iowa be flown at half-staff Tuesday, May 26, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in honor of Omaha Police Officer and Iowa Native and Resident Kerrie Orozco.

The 29-year-old mother was killed in the line of duty Wednesday while attempting to arrest Marcus D. Wheeler on a felony warrant for first-degree assault.

Orozco was a Walnut native and resident of Council Bluffs.

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