Memorial honors fallen FBI agents

May 15, 2009 5:06:36 PM PDT
A memorial took place on Friday in honor of FBI agents who have died in the line of duty.The tribute on West Roosevelt is part of National Police Week observances.

ABC7's Paul Meincke spoke at the event which also honored Police Detective Joseph Airhart. He died in November from wounds he received while trying to arrest a serial bank robber in 2001.

Paul Meincke was involved in hostage negotiations after Airhart was shot. At the time, Airhart was assigned to Chicago's FBI's violent crimes task force.


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