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Memorial Held for Fallen Las Vegas Police Officer

Mourners gather in Las Vegas to honor slain off-duty officer Charleston Hartfield.

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Las Vegas police Sgt. Chris Dennis, right, wipes his eyes during a vigil for Las Vegas police officer Charleston Hartfield on Oct. 5 in Las Vegas. Hartfield was killed when Stephen Craig Paddock broke windows on the Mandalay Bay casino and began firing at a music festival Sunday with a cache of weapons which resulted in the worst mass shooting in U.S. history.

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Veronica Hartfield, widow of slain Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Officer Charleston Hartfield, and their son Isaiah Hartfield cry at his memorial service.

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People hold candles during the memorial service.

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A photograph of Charleston Hartfield is pictured during his memorial service.

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A woman wipes away tears during the memorial service.

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People hold candles during the memorial service.

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Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman (3L) and thousands of other people hold candles at the memorial service.

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Sgt. Ryan Fryman, who was on the scene of the shooting on Sunday night, hugs a fellow officer during the memorial service.

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Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman holds a photo of fallen Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officer Charleston Hartfield during his memorial service.

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Community members hold candles as they attend the memorial service.

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Flowers adorn chairs before the candlelight memorial.

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People hold up candles at the memorial service.

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Las Vegas police officers salute at the memorial service.

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