R.I.P. 457

December 02, 2015

Covering a funeral is always hard, but it was an honor and a pleasure to document the funeral, and events leading up to the funeral, of Richmond Police officer Daniel Ellis for his family, knowing that much of that day would "be a blur."

Kentucky State Police investigate the scene of a shooting where a Richmond police officer was shot Wednesday morning, November 4, 2015.
Photo by Tim Webb
Kentucky State Police trooper Robert Purdy talks to the media about a shooting that involved a Richmond police officer Wednesday morning, November 4, 2015, at 517 Ballard Drive, in Richmond.
Photo by Tim Webb
James Winkler looks on from his Ballard Drive apartment in Richmond, while Kentucky State Police hold a news conference about a shooting that involved a Richmond police officer, Wednesday morning, November 4, 2015.
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Former Richmond police officer Joe Johnson, left, now with the Berea Police, cries in the arms of Richmond police officer Josh Petry. A prayer vigil was held Wednesday night, November 4, 2015, in front of the Richmond Police Department, in honor of officer Daniel Ellis, who was shot in the line of duty earlier in the day.
Photo by Tim Webb
Local law enforcement officers from Madison County are the center of a prayer vigil, Wednesday night, November 4, 2015, in front of the Richmond Police Department, in honor of officer Daniel Ellis, who was shot in the line of duty earlier in the day.
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Local law enforcement officers from Madison County are the center of a prayer vigil, Wednesday night, November 4, 2015, in front of the Richmond Police Department, in honor of officer Daniel Ellis, who was shot in the line of duty earlier in the day. The group was gathered around Ellis' cruiser.
Photo by Tim Webb
Several hundred people, including police and emergency officials from Madison County, hold a prayer vigil around the police cruiser of Richmond police officer Daniel Ellis, Wednesday night, November 4, 2015, in front of the Richmond Police Department. Ellis was shot in the line of duty earlier in the day.
Photo by Tim Webb
Derek Thomas, a sergeant with the Madison County Sheriff's Department, consoles Krista Farthing during a prayer vigil for Richmond police officer Daniel Ellis, Wednesday night, November 4, 2015, in front of the Richmond Police Department. Ellis was shot in the line of duty earlier in the day.
Photo by Tim Webb
Several hundred people, including police and emergency officials from Madison County, hold a prayer vigil around the police cruiser of Richmond police officer Daniel Ellis, Wednesday night, November 4, 2015, in front of the Richmond Police Department. Ellis was shot in the line of duty earlier in the day.
Photo by Tim Webb
Richmond Police Officer Donovan Nolan, center, stands with his head bowed, during a prayer vigil for fellow officer Daniel Ellis, Wednesday night, November 4, 2015, in front of the Richmond Police Department. Ellis was shot in the line of duty earlier in the day.
Photo by Tim Webb
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