Marine Killed by Deputy to be Buried Friday

Sgt. Manuel Loggins Jr., who was fatally shot in San Clemente, will be laid to rest in his Illinois hometown after a private funeral.

A police escort and Marine casualty officer took the casket of Marine Sgt. Manuel Loggins Jr. from a Chicago Airport to a funeral home in his native Joliet, Ill., late Wednesday, according to a news report.

Loggins, who was , will be buried after a private funeral Friday, according to a report in the Herald-News, a publication of the Chicago Sun-Times.

The shooting, which occurred after a traffic stop in San Clemente and was witnessed by Loggins' two young daughters, , has ignited and remains under investigation.

To read the full story about Loggins' funeral and burial, click here.

Nick Newton April 13, 2012 at 01:26 AM
RIP Manny.


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