Lasting memorial to honor Akron officer Justin Winebrenner

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AKRON, Ohio-- A lasting memorial to honor Justin Winebrenner one year after he put himself in harm's way to protect others, and was killed.

 

Family, friends, city leaders and fellow officers gathered at the University of Akron Monday and walked the same halls where Officer Winebrenner did as a student 10 years ago.

The University introduced the Justin Winebrenner Memorial Scholarship Fund for undergraduates pursuing careers in law enforcement. A memorial plaque was also unveiled.

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