Geer memorial

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Photo by Christopher Tomlinson

Grand Valley residence stop and pray,drop off flowers or just to stop and view the memorial for Mesa County Sheriff’s Deputy Derek Geer along E Road Wednesday afternoon.Geer was shot on Monday near the site.Services for Deputy Geer will be held at 1p.m. Monday at Canyon View Vineyard Church.

Shooting happened within minutes of contact

Less than three minutes after Mesa County sheriff’s Deputy Derek Geer reported to emergency dispatchers that he would be approaching a male suspect who reportedly had a gun, one of his colleagues called for help.





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