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MSP Trooper Chad Wolf (credit: Michigan State Police)

Hundreds Expected At Funeral For Michigan State Trooper Killed On Motorcycle Patrol

A high school is serving as the site of a funeral for a Michigan State Police trooper who was killed while on motorcycle patrol.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/01/2015

MSP Trooper Chad Wolf (credit: Michigan State Police)

Funeral For MSP Trooper Chad Wolf Set For Tuesday At Fenton High School

Visitation for Chad Wolf will be held late Sunday afternoon and Monday afternoon and evening at Sharp Funeral Home in Fenton.

CBS Detroit–08/30/2015

MSP Trooper Chad Wolf (credit: Michigan State Police)

GoFundMe Campaign Launched To Support Family Of State Trooper Killed On I-75

State Police Lieutenant Monica Yesh said the incident should serve as a reminder for drivers to be vigilant in staying focused behind the wheel, especially while changing lanes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2015

Tammi Lynne Spofford (Booking Photo)

Mother Of Michigan State Trooper’s Killer Sentenced To Prison

Authorities say the 50-year-old helped her son and his pregnant wife after the fatal shooting of MSP Trooper Paul Butterfield last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2014

Tammi Lynne Spofford (Booking Photo)

Mother Of Man Who Killed Michigan State Trooper Offers Plea

Police say the 50-year-old woman helped her son and daughter-in-law after the fatal shooting of Michigan State Police Trooper Paul Butterfield last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2014

Eric Knysz (Credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Cop-Killer Taken Off Life-Support, Dies

A man serving a life sentence for murdering a Michigan State Trooper has been taken off life-support following a suicide attempt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2014

Eric Knysz (Credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Official: Man Who Killed Trooper Attempts Suicide

Authorities say a man who was sentenced to life in prison last week for the slaying of a Michigan state trooper tried to kill himself.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2014

Eric Knysz -- Sarah Knysz (Booking Photo)

Man Gets Life Behind Bars In Michigan State Trooper’s Death

A 20-year-old man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting a Michigan state trooper during a traffic stop was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2014

First-Degree Murder Conviction In Killing Of Michigan State Trooper

Twenty-year-old Eric Knysz of Irons was on trial in the September shooting of 43-year-old Trooper Paul Butterfield II in Mason County.

02/25/2014

Trooper Paul Butterfield (Credit: Michigan State Police)

Witnesses Describe Efforts To Save Fallen Trooper

Sobbing witnesses took the stand at the trial of a man charged with killing a Michigan state trooper, describing how they found the victim face-down in the road with a gunshot wound to the head.

02/20/2014

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