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Flags are flown at half-staff in honor of the Boonsboro Police Chief

ANNAPOLIS – Governor Wes Moore announced that the American flag and the Maryland flag will be lowered in half at all state and federal buildings in Maryland from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, April 20, in honor of the life and service of Police Chief Kevin of Boonsboro Eugène Morgan. Morgan died on April 13 after suffering a medical emergency while on duty.

“Chief Morgan defined what it means to be a Marylander. Our entire state mourns this loss,” said Governor Moore.. “Our hearts and prayers are with everyone who loved him – from family and friends to his fellow officers in Boonsboro. Together we will carry on his torch of selfless service and Maryland pride.”

Morgan has served as a dedicated law enforcement officer for over forty years. He has served on the Boonsboro Police Department since 2009; he also served with the Washington County Sheriff’s Department from 1983-2009 and served with the Brunswick (Md.) Police Department in 1982.

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