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Memorial service set for fallen officer

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) - We have more information of the funeral services for a fallen Dougherty County Police officer who was shot to death on duty just two days before Christmas.

Family members of Lt. Cliff Rouse will hold a memorial service 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Gillionville Baptist Church on 4614 Gillionville Rd. The graveside service will take place at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Newton.

Rouse was shot after chasing a suspect who had robbed the Pitt Stop Convenience store on Sylvester Road Thursday night.

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