Sunday, January 25, 2015
Loading...





Services honoring slain Indianapolis officer

Rod Bradway grew up in Nappanee and graduated from NorthWood High School.

Posted on Sept. 26, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Sept. 26, 2013 at 12:52 p.m.

INDIANAPOLIS — Several hundred police officers from around the state and nation have filed past the casket of a slain Indianapolis police officer as part of a day of funeral services Thursday, Sept. 26.

Ralph Tobias says he traveled to Indianapolis from Officer Rod Bradway’s northern Indiana hometown of Nappanee with a busload of other residents to pay their respects. Tobias says Bradway died as a hero when he was shot after kicking in an apartment door in response to screams from a woman held at gunpoint by an ex-boyfriend.

A police honor guard saluted Bradway’s widow and teenage son and daughter as they were escorted into the Bankers Life Fieldhouse before Thursday’s funeral. The service will be followed by a 20-mile procession through much of the city to Crown Hill Cemetery.




Recommended for You



Posted 25 minutes ago
Box Office

Posted 24 minutes ago

Posted 30 minutes ago
Back to top ^