Police Officer Laid To Rest
Posted April 17, 1996
OAKBORO — April 18, 1996 - 3:55 p.m. EDT
A police officer caught in the line of fire earlier this week was buried Thursday.
Damon Smith, 29, was fatally wounded while answering a domestic disturbance call Monday in Oakboro, near Charlotte, when a bullet from a high-powered rifle slammed through his body armor