Governor Eric Greitens has ordered that the U.S. and Missouri flags at state buildings in all 114 counties be flown at half-staff on Monday, March 12 in honor of Officer Christopher Ryan Morton, of the Clinton Police Department. Officer Morton, age 30, died on March 6 while serving the citizens of Missouri.
In addition, Governor Greitens has ordered that the U.S. and Missouri flags at all state buildings in Henry County be flown at half-staff from March 13 to March 16.
Governor Greitens will speak at Officer Morton’s funeral service today.
To read proclamation click here.