A public memorial service to honor slain Euless PD Officer David Hofer will be held Saturday afternoon in Bedford.
The department announced the service would be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Pennington Field in Bedford. The event is free and open to the public.
Hofer, 29, was killed Tuesday in a shootout with a suspect who was high on meth in a public park. Brian Gonzalez, 22, stole weapons from a nearby house he used in the gun fight. Police killed Gonzalez in the shootout.
A private service for family and officers will be held on Friday. The department asked members of the public to respect the privacy of those involved in the Friday service.
People wishing to make donations to Hofer’s family have two options:
Checks payable to EPBO (Euless Police Benevolent Organization)
My Credit Union
1014 N. Industrial Blvd.
Euless, TX 76039
Gofundme- Official Euless PD Ofr. David Hofer