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Affidavit: Man shot officers while friend was being arrested


An affidavit has been released in regards to the shooting Friday that killed MPD officer Martoiya Lang.

'In the line of duty' fundraiser planned to help fallen officer's family


Action News 5 is working with the Memphis Police Department to put on a fundraiser to help the family of Officer Martoiya Lang, who was killed in the line of duty Friday.

Local church raises funds for Officer Martoiya Lang's four daughters


Since tragic shootings in Newtown, CT and here in Memphis, prayers at many churches were for strength.

Community unites for vigil remembering Officer Martoiya Lang


Friends, family and those who live near the scene came together tonight to show their respects for Memphis' first female officer to be killed in the line of duty.

MPD Director Toney Armstrong speaks in a press conference about two officers who were shot Friday.

MPA president talks about fallen officer


(WMC-TV) – Fellow officers are honoring Officer Lang tonight, who we now know was on the verge of starting a new phase of her life with her family. Michael Williams with the Memphis Police Association

Officer killed while serving search warrant Video included


(WMC-TV) - News of a fatal police shooting still reverberated in the area around 1062 Mendenhall Cove hours after shots rang out. "It's just very tragic for something like this to happen in our little

Friends, family relieved after officer released from The MED


A member of the Memphis Police Department since 2007, Officer Vrooman started with the Horn Lake Mississippi Police Department.

Neighbors report increase in drug activity at Mendenhall Cove


Neighbors living near Mendenhall Cove were in shock Friday morning when two officers were shot serving a narcotics warrant.

Two Memphis police officers were shot while serving a narcotics warrant Friday morning. Officer Martoiya Lang, 32, was shot and killed. Officer William Vrooman was also shot and is in stable condition at The MED.

These are tweets from the community showing its support for Officer Lang, Officer Vrooman, and their families.

YOUR TURN: MPD officer killed in the line of duty


This week's "Your Turn" segment comes from the Action News 5 Facebook page where people are grieving for the children and family of Memphis Police Officer Martoiya Lang.

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