Houston Police Officer Who Died During Harvey Laid to Rest

Police officers from around the country came to remember Houston Sgt. Steve Perez on Wednesday, September 13. Perez died on August 27 when he was reporting for duty in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

Among attendees were officers from Detroit, who traveled 48 hours for the memorial service, a news report said. Following the service, a funeral procession would take Perez to Houston National Cemetery, where a private burial service was to be held. Credit: Houston Police Department via Storyful