One man is in custody after officials said he attacked the mother and sister of slain Deputy Carl Koontz inside the Howard County Courthouse.
The service dog is named after Deputy Carl Koontz.
"All trauma surgeons have their own personal graveyard, filled with patients we couldn't save, and families hearts left broken."
Officers who lost their lives in the line of duty were recognized.
Investigators have not indicated anyone as a suspect, including employees of the sheriff's office.
“I never knew that something this tragic could bring a community together like this."
Deputy Carl Koontz died from his injuries while serving a warrant in Russiaville in March.
Koontz's widow, Kassie Koontz, said she she is amazed by the ongoing support from the community four months later.
Organizers are hoping to raise around $10,000 through the outing for a scholarship fund.
Just down the street from the Howard County Sheriff's Office is where you'll find a bridge at Markland and Park Avenue.