Support from across Central Florida and the nation are pouring in on social media for fallen Kissimmee police officers Matthew Baxter and Sgt. Sam Howard.
Our prayers are w/ @kissimmeepolice officers, friends & families. Our hearts are heavy w/ this incredible loss.— Mayor Buddy Dyer (@orlandomayor) August 19, 2017
Continued prayers for the family and loved ones of Officer Matthew Baxter and Sgt. Sam Howard. https://t.co/MIhuEmhrWj— Mayor Teresa Jacobs (@Mayor_Jacobs) August 19, 2017
Sending our thoughts and prayers to @kissimmeepolice— Chief John Mina (@ChiefJohnMina) August 19, 2017
We will mourn over the next few days... we will get through this and we love them for what they do ~Chief O'Dell— Kissimmee Police (@kissimmeepolice) August 19, 2017
"We've got to come together as a nation and get our community involved" says Chief O'Dell when asked about nationwide violence against LEOs.— Kissimmee Police (@kissimmeepolice) August 19, 2017
We stand with our brothers and sisters at the Kissimmee Police Department. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone involved.— Winter Park Police (@WinterParkPD) August 19, 2017