Governor Doug Ducey has ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on February 29, 2020, for the interment of White Mountain Apache Police Officer David Kellywood.
Officer Kellywood was killed in the line of duty while responding to a report of gunshots fired south of Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona. Officer Kellywood joined the department nine months ago after graduating from the police academy. Born in McNary, Arizona, Officer Kellywood was a member of the White Mountain Apache Tribe.
Businesses and individuals are encouraged to join in this tribute.