Tulsa Police Escort The Body Of A Fallen Marine On His Return Home
Wednesday, September 13th 2006, 6:05 am
By: News On 6
The body of a fallen Oklahoma Marine is brought back to Tulsa.
The remains of 29-year-old Corporal Jared Shoemaker arrived at Tulsa International Airport Tuesday night. Corporal Jared Shoemaker not only fought with the Marines in Iraq, here at home, he was a member of the Tulsa Police Department.
Tulsa Police officers escorted his body as the procession went from the airport to Floral Haven Cemetery in Broken Arrow.
Shoemaker was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq last week. He served with the Marineâ€™s anti-tank training company in Broken Arrow.
His funeral is Friday.