Det. Jason Weiland honored in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON (Gray DC) -- Police departments from across the country, and the world, honored local fallen officers in Washington on Tuesday.

Among those honored, Everest Metro Police Department Detective Jason Weiland.

Weiland was killed last March in a mass shooting in the Wausau area.

Detective Daniel Goff worked alongside Weiland for years and was there the day he lost his life.

Goff said Weiland's legacy will continue through two simple words that Weiland's daughter said during her father's funeral.

Goff said, “Be amazing. Be amazing to each other, do something amazing, do something positive. And that’s what this is all about, that’s the message.”

Read the original version of this article at www.graydc.com.



 
The comment sections of our web set are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from the viewers but we are not obligated to post comments we feel inappropriate or violate our guidelines. Here are some of the criteria you should follow when posting comments:

Comments cannot be profane or vulgar. Children and families visit this site. We will delete comments that use profanity or cross the lines of good taste.

We will delete all comments using hate speech. Slurs, stereotypes and violent talk aren’t welcome on our web site.

Comments should not attack other readers personally.

We will delete comments we deem offensive, in bad taste, or out of bounds. We are not obligated to post comments that are rude or insensitive.

We do not edit user-submitted comments.

As a host WEAU 13 News welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However, we have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason WEAU 13 News reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus