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Nassau cop Arthur Lopez fatally shot

Family, friends and police officers gather at St.

Family, friends and police officers gather at St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin for the funeral of Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012) Photo Credit: John Roca

Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez, 29, of Babylon Village, and Brooklyn resident Raymond Facey were fatally shot in Queens on Oct. 23, 2012.

Darrell Fuller is escorted into Nassau County court
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Darrell Fuller is escorted into Nassau County court in Mineola. Fuller, 33, is accused of fatally shooting Nassau County police officer Arthur Lopez and other man. (November 19, 2012)

Mirella and Alfonso Lopez, parents of Nassau County
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Mirella and Alfonso Lopez, parents of Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez, and his sister Charo behind them, are escorted out of St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Charo, the sister of slain Nassau County Police
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Charo, the sister of slain Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez, watches as his coffin passes at the beginning of the funeral Mass in Baldwin. Lopez, a decorated Emergency Services Unit officer from Babylon Village, was shot and killed in the line of duty on Oct. 23. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Family, friends and fellow police officers watch as
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Family, friends and fellow police officers watch as the coffin Officer Arthur Lopez is carried into St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Charo, the sister of slain Nassau County Police
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Charo, the sister of slain Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez, watches as his coffin passes at the beginning of the funeral Mass in Baldwin. Lopez, a decorated Emergency Services Unit officer from Babylon Village, was shot and killed in the line of duty on Oct. 23. (Oct. 27, 2012)

The parents and sister of slain Nassau County
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The parents and sister of slain Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez, watch as his coffin approaches at the beginning of the funeral Mass in Baldwin, NY. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez's funeral procession
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Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez's funeral procession travels down Old Country Road toward the Cemetery of the Holy Rood in Westbury. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez's funeral procession
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Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez's funeral procession travels down Old Country Road toward the Cemetery of the Holy Rood in Westbury. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Officers line up at the Cemetery of the
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Officers line up at the Cemetery of the Holy Rood in Westbury to bid a final farewell to Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez, who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Fellow police officers gather at St. Christopher's Church
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Fellow police officers gather at St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin during the funeral Mass for Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Bishop William Murphy walks behind the coffin of
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Bishop William Murphy walks behind the coffin of Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez at St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez's funeral procession
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Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez's funeral procession travels down Old Country Road toward the Cemetery of the Holy Rood in Westbury. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Funeral Mass for Nassau County police Officer Arthur
Photo Credit: John Roca

Funeral Mass for Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez. His coffin is carried by an honor guard into St. Christopher's Church on Merrick Road in Baldwin. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Clarence Hudson, the partner of Nassau County Police
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Clarence Hudson, the partner of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez, salutes as his coffin is carried in St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Charo Lopez, the sister of Nassau County Police
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Charo Lopez, the sister of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty, watches as his coffin is carried in St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Alfonso and Mirella Lopez, parents of Nassau County
Photo Credit: Ed Betz

Alfonso and Mirella Lopez, parents of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty, watch as his coffin is carried in St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin for a final goodbye to Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Police officers gather in Baldwin outside St. Christopher's
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Police officers gather in Baldwin outside St. Christopher's Church for the funeral of Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Family, friends and police officers gather at St.
Photo Credit: John Roca

Family, friends and police officers gather at St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin for the funeral of Nassau County police Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at
Photo Credit: John Roca

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin for a final goodbye to Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin for a final goodbye to Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin for a final goodbye to Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Family, friends and fellow police officers gather at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin for a final goodbye to Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran of the force who was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 27, 2012)

Officer Arthur Lopez's sister, Charo, is escorted into
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Officer Arthur Lopez's sister, Charo, is escorted into her brothers wake at the Merrick firehouse Friday evening. (Oct. 26, 2012)

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of Officer Arthur Lopez at the Merrick firehouse Friday evening. (Oct. 26, 2012)

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of slain Officer Arthur Lopez at the Merrick firehouse Friday evening. (Oct. 26, 2012)

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of Arthur Lopez at the Merrick firehouse Friday evening. (Oct. 26, 2012)

Officer Arthur Lopez's sister, Charo, is escorted to
Photo Credit: Bill Kelly

Officer Arthur Lopez's sister, Charo, is escorted to her brothers wake at the Merrick firehouse. (Oct. 26, 2012)

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Thousands of police officers attend the wake of Officer Arthur Lopez in Merrick. (Oct. 26, 2012)

A steady line of police officers at the
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

A steady line of police officers at the wake of fallen officer Arthur Lopez at the Merrick Fire House. (Oct. 26, 2012)

A steady line of police officers are seen
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A steady line of police officers are seen at the wake of fallen officer Arthur Lopez at the Merrick Fire House. (Oct. 26, 2012)

Flowers arrive at the Merrick Fire Department Station
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Flowers arrive at the Merrick Fire Department Station 3 for a wake for slain Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez of Babylon Village. Family, friends and fellow officers attended the afternoon wake. (Oct. 25, 2012)

Nassau County Police Officer Keith Blum holds a
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Nassau County Police Officer Keith Blum holds a photo album showing slain Nassau County Officer Arthur Lopez in action. Blum was attending the wake for Lopez at the Merrick Fire Department Station 3. (Oct. 25, 2012)

Nassau County Officer Clarence Hudson leaves the wake
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Nassau County Officer Clarence Hudson leaves the wake for his partner, Officer Arthur Lopez, at the Merrick Fire Department Station 3. Hudson, was with Lopez when the shooting in Floral Park, Queens, occurred, and, according to a witness, tried to perform CPR on the fallen officer. (Oct. 25, 2012)

Det. Elizabeth Campos, facing the camera, embraces Officer
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Det. Elizabeth Campos, facing the camera, embraces Officer Keith Blum outside the Merrick Fire Department Station 3 after a wake for slain Nassau County Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 25, 2012)

A Facebook photo of Raymond Facey. Facey, 58,
Photo Credit: Facebook

A Facebook photo of Raymond Facey. Facey, 58, and Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez were both shot and killed by Darrell Fuller on Oct. 23, 2012, officials said.

An undated police photo of Darrell Fuller, who
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An undated police photo of Darrell Fuller, who officials say is suspected in the Oct. 23, 2012, shooting death of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez and Brooklyn resident Raymond Facey.

Nassau Police Officer Arthur Lopez, 29, who died
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Nassau Police Officer Arthur Lopez, 29, who died in the line of duty on Oct. 23, 2012.

Nassau County Police Officer Joseph LoBello removes a
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Nassau County Police Officer Joseph LoBello removes a blue suit from the home of fallen Police Officer Arthur Lopez in Babylon Village. The mourning band is seen on the officer's shield, which was in honor for fallen officer Joseph Olivieri. Lopez had attended Olivieri's funeral the day before. (Oct. 24, 2012)

Nassau Police Officer Arthur Lopez at Home Depot
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Nassau Police Officer Arthur Lopez at Home Depot during a bomb scare in Elmont. (Oct. 17, 2012)

Nassau Police Officer Arthur Lopez at Home Depot
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Nassau Police Officer Arthur Lopez at Home Depot during a bomb scare in Elmont. (Oct. 17, 2012)

A member of a police special tactical unit
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A member of a police special tactical unit searches for the suspect wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a Nassau County police officer and a motorist on the Cross Island Parkway in Queens. (Oct. 23, 2012)

A NYPD officer escorts two young children to
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A NYPD officer escorts two young children to their home during a manhunt for a shooting suspect in the deaths of a Nassau County police officer, as well as a motorist, on the Cross Island Parkway in Queens. (Oct. 23, 2012)

New York City police officers gather for a
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New York City police officers gather for a manhunt in Queens in the search for a suspect who allegedly shot and killed a Nassau County Police officer and a motorist on the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

An NYPD helicopter helps in a manhunt in
Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.

An NYPD helicopter helps in a manhunt in Queens for a suspect sought in connection with the fatal shooting of a Nassau County police officer and a motorist on the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

A member of a police special tactical unit
Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.

A member of a police special tactical unit searches for a suspect who allegedly shot and killed a Nassau County Police officer in Queens and another man on the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano speaks about suspected
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano speaks about suspected shooter Darrell Fuller at Nassau Police headquarters in Mineola. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Dale speaks about suspected
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Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Dale speaks about suspected shooter Darrell Fuller, who police said a Nassau County officer after a traffic stop near the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Mounted police help with the search for a
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Mounted police help with the search for a man who police suspect shot and killed a Nassau County Police officer on a Queens street and then fatally shot a motorist on the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

An officer from the special tactical unit has
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An officer from the special tactical unit has his weapon drawn during a search for the suspect wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez and a motorist from Brooklyn in Queens. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Special tactical unit officers are watched by residents
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Special tactical unit officers are watched by residents as they search for a man who police say shot and killed a Nassau County Police officer on a Queens street and a motorist on the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Members of a police special tactical unit search
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Members of a police special tactical unit search for a suspect who police said shot and killed a Nassau County Police officer on a Queens street and a motorist on the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police search for a suspect in the area
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Police search for a suspect in the area of 209 Street and Murdoch Avenue in Cambria Heights during the investigation of the fatal shooting of a police officer on Tuesday morning. (Oct. 23, 2012)

In Mineola, Nassau PBA president James Carver reacts
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In Mineola, Nassau PBA president James Carver reacts to the death of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police arrive outside the emergency room at Long
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Police arrive outside the emergency room at Long Island Jewish Medical Center after the shooting of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 23, 2012)

An undated photo of Nassau County Police Officer
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An undated photo of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez on duty. The eight-year veteran was fatally shot on the Cross Island Parkway in Queens on Oct. 23, 2012.

Arthur Lopez of the Nassau County Emergency Services
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Arthur Lopez of the Nassau County Emergency Services Unit tries to secure a dog that had been menacing a frightened woman inside her car for about a half-hour in Roosevelt. Lopez secured the dog shortly after he arrived on scene. (March 11, 2012)

Police arrive outside the emergency room at Long
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Police arrive outside the emergency room at Long Island Jewish Medical Center after the fatal shooting of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police on the Cross Island Parkway near the
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Police on the Cross Island Parkway near the abandoned silver Honda they say was driven by the suspect in the shooting death of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers investigate a gray Honda along the
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Police officers investigate a gray Honda along the Queens-Nassau border on the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers investigate the scene where Nassau County
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Police officers investigate the scene where Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez was fatally shot on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 24, 2012)

Police officers investigate the area where Arthur Lopez,
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Police officers investigate the area where Arthur Lopez, 29, of the Emergency Services Unit, was fatally shot on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. Lopez and his partner were driving the vehicle in the front, police said. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Heavily armed police search a Queens neighborhood for
Photo Credit: John Roca

Heavily armed police search a Queens neighborhood for a man believed to be involved in the shooting of a Nassau County Emergency Services Unit Police Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 23, 2012)

A Babylon neighbor, identified as Marie, of slain
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A Babylon neighbor, identified as Marie, of slain Emergency Services Unit Police Officer Arthur Lopez, reacts in shock as she talks about the Nassau County officer's slaying. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez uses hydraulic
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Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez uses hydraulic cutters to free a woman trapped in her car in April in Levittown. Lopez was shot and killed Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 during a traffic stop in Queens. (April 2, 2012)

An undated photo of Nassau County Police Officer
Photo Credit: Lou Minutoli

An undated photo of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez on duty. The eight-year veteran was fatally shot on the Cross Island Parkway in Queens on Oct. 23, 2012.

Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez looks over
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Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez looks over an accident scene on the Meadowbrook State Parkway. (Oct. 13, 2012)

Heavily armed police at the intersection of 221
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Heavily armed police at the intersection of 221 Street and 113 Drive as the police search the area for a man who was involved in the shooting of a Nassau County Emergency Services Unit Police Officer Arthur Lopez Tuesday. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Rob Roca, who lives a few homes away
Photo Credit: John Roca

Rob Roca, who lives a few homes away from Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez in Babylon, reacts to the news that Lopez was shot and killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Michael Cullen, who lives a few homes away
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Michael Cullen, who lives a few homes away from Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez in Babylon, reacts to the news that Lopez was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Michael Cullen, who lives a few homes away
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Michael Cullen, who lives a few homes away from Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez in Babylon, reacts to the news that Lopez was killed in the line of duty. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Nassau Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran, was
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Nassau Officer Arthur Lopez, an eight-year veteran, was fatally shot on the Cross Island Parkway in Queens, sources said. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Nassau County police officers console one another outside
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Nassau County police officers console one another outside the Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park after the fatal shooting of fellow Officer Arthur Lopez. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police search in the area of 114th Avenue
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Police search in the area of 114th Avenue and 221st Street in Cambria Heights after, sources said, an eight-year veteran officer was fatally shot. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers investigate the scene where an officer
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Police officers investigate the scene where an officer was fatally shot on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers look for a suspect in the
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Police officers look for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Nassau County police officer late Tuesday morning on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers investigate the scene near where an
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Police officers investigate the scene near where an officer was fatally shot on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers investigate the scene where an officer
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Police officers investigate the scene where an officer was shot late Tuesday morning on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers investigate the scene near where an
Photo Credit: News 12

Police officers investigate the scene near where an officer was shot on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

Police officers investigate the scene where an officer
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Police officers investigate the scene where an officer was reportedly fatally shot on the Queens-Nassau border along the Cross Island Parkway. (Oct. 23, 2012)

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