Funeral Set for Slain Metro Atlanta Police Officer

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EAST POINT, Ga. (AP) - Mourners will be gathering to remember an East Point police officer found shot to death in her home on July 7.
 
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://bit.ly/12pwbv7 ) the funeral service for 34-year-old Crystal Parker is scheduled for 12 p.m. Saturday at East Point Mallalieu United Methodist Church.
 
Authorities say Parker's former roommate Danielle Parker has been arrested and charged with murder. Police say Crystal Parker was shot in the head and have not disclosed a possible motive.
 
Crystal Parker was a six-year veteran of the East Point Police Department and its 2012 officer of the year.
 
Jail records indicate Danielle Parker was being held without bond and it was not immediately known whether she had an attorney. A court hearing has been scheduled for July 24.
 
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Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, http://www.ajc.com

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