DOVER, Del. – Delaware State Police say officers from around the state escorted the bodies of two Marines and a sailor killed in Chattanooga, Tennessee, last week from Dover Air Force Base.
In a Facebook post, state police say officers participated in the escort to Philadelphia International Airport on Friday morning. From the airport, police said the service members would continue to their final resting places. Video posted by police shows motorcycle officers leading a procession that includes three hearses.
Five service members were killed during an attack on military facilities in Chattanooga. The gunman was killed by police.
Police escorted the bodies of two Marines from Dover on Thursday.