Slain police officer honored in Mississippi

Biloxi, Mississippi, police Officer Robert McKeithen was ambushed and shot to death in front of the Biloxi police headquarters allegedly by 19-year-old Darian Tawan Atkinson.
4:08 | 05/13/19

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No Roberts the majority of his life. There's adult life. Working in service of other. First it was one of our nation's defenders in the united states air force. Visible until results. He has community say. Robert was crowned. Proud of his family. Proud of his profession. You stratosphere. Because the shop moved lose. And you won't have to be just. Robert tempered that drive through militant. And compassion. And that was apparent. By the way did its job. And the way he treated people around. It's the way people responded to him. Robert rules time. And he's just. So we asked ourselves. Why such a man. Would be taken so quickly. Too soon. And if such a horrible horrible way. We'll operator. Temporary. And in my mind. The answer Cain. That god and god alone. Decide really deserve. No one else. And misguided though with a gun. Gets no credit. No credit for that harbors life. And all. Misery and animation the only reward. For his decision. Yeah. But this is not about her Robert. This is a celebration. But how Robert Lou. Beloved city news. The friendships they may. The people that help. The lives change. The lives say. And the good times that he head. Those things you can't even murder. Are destroyed. Or race. They have already happened. They've already been done. And they'll be a part of this world forever. You never got over. They'll still be president forever. And humanity. That we showed toward one another. I would prefer to believe. The robbers who and the same job today. W doing last week. Polling and a much much better place. The knives are goals. And a new squad. Where is referred to as the new guy. And I'll kill me. Place where the shine. Who's never Dole's. And the unions always Chris. And press. No doubt. He's requested night shift. And in the wild. He's looking for a cigarette and a couple of calls. Right now.

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