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Associated Press, Published December 01 2012

Funeral set for slain Minnesota police officer

COLD SPRING, Minn. – The funeral for a Cold Spring police officer killed in the line of duty is set for Wednesday.

Thirty-one-year-old Tom Decker was ambushed Thursday and shot twice while responding to a report of a suicidal man. He was married with two sons and two daughters.

His family on Saturday said the visitation would be Tuesday at 4 p.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Cold Spring. The funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Saint John’s Abbey and University Church in Collegeville.

The suspected shooter is 34-year-old Ryan Michael Larson, of Cold Spring. He was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder.


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