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Thursday, September 13, 2018 2:44 pm

Services set for Fort Wayne Police Officer Tinsley

The Journal Gazette

Funeral services for Officer David A. Tinsley will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 917 W. Jefferson Blvd., with calling there from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday and one hour before services Monday, Fort Wayne police said today.

Police want to remind the public that the services and in particular the funeral procession will likely result in significant traffic delays.

The procession route will be from the church:

  • East on Jefferson Boulevard to Broadway;
  • South on Broadway to Rudisill Boulevard;
  • East on Rudisill to Lafayette Street;
  • North on Lafayette to Berry Street;
  • West on Berry to Fairfield Avenue;
  • North on Fairfield to Main Street;
  • West on Main to Lindenwood Cemetery.

Tinsley died from a heart attack Monday night, shortly after a police pursuit.