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Watch video: Tampa's fallen officers eulogized; Dontae Morris booked into jail

he funeral service for two slain Tampa police officers drew to a somber close Saturday to the sound of Taps and 21-gun salutes for each patrolman amid an afternoon rain shower.

Police officers from throughout the Tampa Bay area — and some from as far away as California and Minnesota — stood at attention around Idlewild Baptist Church in Lutz after a nearly three-hour service for Officers Jeffrey Kocab and David Curtis.


The largest manhunt in city history ended peacefully Friday night when the man suspected of fatally shooting two Tampa police officers surrendered. Dontae Rashawn Morris, 24, turned himself in about 10:15 p.m. to face charges that he killed police officers David Curtis and Jeffrey Kocab early Tuesday.

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