WATCH: Memorial service held for Bridgewater College officers

Members of the law enforcement community are mourning the loss of  John Painter and J.J....
Members of the law enforcement community are mourning the loss of John Painter and J.J. Jefferson, who were shot and killed at Bridgewater College on Tuesday.(Source;Shenandoah University | Source; Shenandoah University (Picture on Right))
Published: Feb. 9, 2022 at 10:59 AM EST
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HARRISONBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - Virginia State Police and Bridgewater College livestreamed a memorial service Wednesday for John E. Painter and Vashon “JJ” A. Jefferson, Virginia police officers killed in the line of duty.

The service was at the Atlantic Union Bank Center of James Madison University.

The officers were shot after responding to reports of a suspicious person at Memorial Hall on the campus of Bridgewater College.

Alexander Wyatt Campbell, 27, was arrested shortly after and has been charged with two counts of Capital Murder, one count of First-Degree Murder, and the Use of a Gun in Commission of a Felony.

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