CHANDLER, Ariz. - The Chandler Police Department is mourning the loss of Officer Tyler Britt, who passed away after long battle with COVID-19.
Britt served with the department for 19 years and leaves behind a wife and son.
"Officer Britt loved being a police officer and cared dearly about the community he served. Please take a moment to remember Tyler and keep his family in your thoughts and prayers," stated Detective Zachary Waters.
A graveside ceremony for Officer Britt will be held at 3 p.m. on Jan. 18 at the Valley of the Sun Mortuary and Cemetery. The ceremony is closed to the public due to COVID-19 but will be streamed on the Chandler Police Department's Facebook page.
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