American Flags and West Virginia Flags to fly at half-staff Friday, February 24th in the state of West Virginia in honor of law enforcement Sergeant Michael May.
According to the office of the governor:
After working briefly at the Eastern Regional Corrections facility and the Berkeley County Sherriff’s Department, May began his career with the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department in Morgantown, W.Va. In his role at the department, May was assigned as a leader on its Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team, a shift supervisor and earned the rank of Sergeant. May died in the line of duty while responding to a call to assist fellow officers in a police pursuit.