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Native son & fallen DNR Officer memorialized

Family, friends and colleagues gathered on the Braxton County Courthouse lawn, Veterans Day afternoon, to memorialize a native son who lost his life in the line of duty. Wesley C. Frame Jr. was killed November 10, 1978 while stationed in Monroe County. Officer Frame was shot and killed near Rich Creek in Peterstown while supervising a prisoner cleaning a stream. 

The ceremony to dedicate a monument in memory of the fallen DNR Police Officer began with Sgt. Timothy White welcoming those in attendance. He gave a brief history of Officer Frame and his tragic death. Sgt . . .

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