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Thousands of Police Expected at Slain NY Trooper's Funeral

Thousands of Police Expected at Slain NY Trooper's Funeral

The Associated Press contibuted to this report.

According to a MI newspaper, Walters and another student plotted to kill people at their middle school.

Now 32, the Zeeland, Michigan, native was charged with murder Monday after NY authorities say he fatally shot his wife, Nichole Walters, and Trooper Joel Davis on Sunday night at the Walters' home in Theresa, near Fort Drum in northern NY. Police were tipped off to the plot before anyone was hurt. Davis was responding to reports of shots fired on the couple's property. He died about an hour later at the hospital in nearby Watertown, where his brother is a member of the city's police department.

DavisĀ 36 was shot and killed on Sunday July 8 while responding to a domestic incident in Jefferson County
DavisĀ 36 was shot and killed on Sunday July 8 while responding to a domestic incident in Jefferson County

A state trooper killed in the line of duty will be laid to rest Saturday.

Pastor Shane Ryan, Watertown City Police Officer, gives a sermon during Trooper Joel Davis's funeral service at the Magrath Sports Complex at Fort Drum, N.Y., Saturday, July 15, 2017. Troopers said Nichole Walters had been shot multiple times in the home's driveway. Law enforcement will only be allowed at the calling hours from 3 p.m.to 4 p.m., and the public is welcome from 4 p.m.to 8 p.m. He's being held without bail in Jefferson County jail, facing charges of first and second degree murder.

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