Mourners head into Manistee High School to pay their respects to Trooper Paul Butterfield
Guests pay their respect to fallen MSP Trooper Paul Butterfield
MSP Trooper Paul Butterfield
MANISTEE, Mich. (WZZM) -- Michigan State Trooper Paul Butterfield's visitation is underway at Manistee High School. The funeral starts at 1 p.m.
WZZM 13 will carry the funeral live on 13.2 on air, Comcast channel 298, and Charter channel 247. We will also stream it live on wzzm13.com.
We will also have team coverage on Saturday's newscasts at 7 & 11 p.m.
Chris Luty, president of the Michigan State Police Troopers Association says more than 1,000 uniformed officers are expected to attend. He says there will be a flag ceremony and typically the governor or a high ranking official will speak.
Officers from as far away as Alaska have registered to attend.
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