Funeral Details Announced for Murdered Bronx Officer

By NY1 News/

NEW YORK – Funeral arrangements have been made for the New York City Police Department officer killed in the line of duty earlier this week in the Bronx.

A wake for Officer Miosotis Familia will be held Monday at World Changers Church on Grand Concourse in Fordham Heights, first from 2 to 4 p.m. and then 7 to 9 p.m.

Her funeral will be held Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.

An NYPD procession brought Familia’s body to the Schuyler Funeral Home on East Tremont Avenue on Thursday.

She was shot and killed by Alexander Bonds while sitting in an NYPD mobile command unit early Wednesday morning.

Police say Bonds’ girlfriend was so concerned about his behavior she took him to St. Barnabas Hospital on July 1, but he was quickly released.

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Source: NY1 Online

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