Press Release

Asa Arkansas's Governor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
08.25.2017

Gov. Hutchinson Orders State Flag to Fly at Half-Staff in Memory of Drew Co. Deputy Timothy Braden

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has ordered the flag of the state of Arkansas to be lowered to half-staff in tribute to the memory of Drew County Sheriff’s Deputy Timothy Braden who was killed in the line of duty on Thursday, August 24, 2017. The flag will be flown at half-staff from August 25, 2017, to the day of interment. The full proclamation can be found HERE.

Governor Hutchinson released a statement Thursday on the death of Deputy Braden, and that statement can be found HERE.

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