Last salute: Provo Officer Joe Shinners laid to rest

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OREM, Utah (ABC4 News) – Utah said goodbye to Provo Police Officer Joe Shinners Saturday.

Shinners, 29, was shot killed in the line of duty one week ago. He was working in conjunction with Orem police and attempting to arrest a fugitive.

He leaves behind a wife and 1-year-old son.

The life of Joseph Shinners was celebrated at funeral services Saturday, January 12 at the Utah Valley University UCCU Center located at 800 West University Parkway. 


Following the services, a procession guided Shinners to his final resting place in Springville. 

A GoFundMe has been set up on behalf of the Shinners family


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