Sunset Police Officer Henry Nelson recognized at medal of honor ceremony

OFFICER HENRY NELSON
Killed during a shooting in Sunset, La on 8/26/2015
Source: WAFB
OFFICER HENRY NELSON Killed during a shooting in Sunset, La on 8/26/2015 Source: WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA. A medal of honor ceremony was held in Baton Rouge Wednesday in honor of the nine Louisiana law enforcement officers who were killed in the line of duty in 2015.

Among the honored were Sunset Police Officer Henry Nelson, who was killed in the line of duty on August 26, 2015.

Mobile users click HERE for photos of the nine officers honored.

The families of the officers received the Louisiana Law Enforcement Medal of Honor.

With the nine officers honored on Wednesday, 93 officers have been remembered with the medal of honor for their services and sacrifices to protect the community.

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