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Columbia police officer passes away during fitness training assessment

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – A police officer passed away after a physical fitness training assessment, according Columbia Police Department. The police department announced Master Police Officer Tyrell Owens Riley suffered a medical emergency while participating in a CPD Specialized Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Assessment. During the physical fitness training portion of the assessment, MPO Owens Riley became ill. He was…

Fallen Cayce Police Officer honored at NASCAR race

CAYCE, S.C. (WOLO) – Fallen Cayce Police Officer Drew Barr was honored by a NASCAR driver this weekend during a race. Officer Barr’s name was placed above the window of car number 34. The car was driven by Kyle Weatherman at the NASCAR X-Finity Series. The Cayce Police Deparment says this was one of the events held to memorialize Barr’s…