One of the five Dallas police officers gunned down in a racially motivated slaughter was from Michigan. Michael Krol was 40 years old when he was murdered during the Black Lives Matter rally in Texas.

Krol’s mother still lives in Wayne Counties Redford Township. His both in law said Krol always wanted to be a police officer and always wanted to serve. His law enforcement career began when he worked for the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department.

Read more in this article from the Detroit News.