Funeral services announced for fallen Fayetteville officer


Courtesy: Fayetteville Police Department

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The Fayetteville Police Department posted on Facebook the details for Officer Stephen Carr.

The post says visitation will be on December 11, 2019, at the University Baptist Church from 3-7 p.m. and the funeral service will be held December 12, 2019, at the Bud Walton Arena at 1 p.m.

The department says both services are open to the public, and there will be more information to follow reference parking and accessibility.

“We also wanted to take a moment to thank the outpouring of support from our citizens, community, and supporters nationwide. The amount of support has been heartwarming and has been a beacon of light is this dark time for our agency. We have been lifted up by food, donations, but most of all kind words and hugs,’ the post says.

Officer Carr was ambushed and executed while sitting in his patrol vehicle.


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