WATCH: Congressman Pfluger's Condolences on Officer Shooting from the House Floor
WASHINGTON, D.C. – San Angelo's United States Congressman August Pfluger addressed the United States House of Representatives Tuesday regarding the multiple Concho County deputies that were killed in the line of duty.
In the video above Pfluger gave a heart felt speech. "We will never stop honoring their legacy," said Pfluger. He finished by hoping that Americans can all appreciate law enforcement and send a prayer for them.
Pfluger also made the following statement on Facebook:
"This week is #NationalPoliceWeek, and Concho County knows all too well the importance of police officers. Today, I spoke on the House floor honoring the legacy and service of the two Concho County officers who were killed last night in the line of duty. These officers died protecting their community to the very end—defending the freedoms, values, safety our country holds dearly. We stand with the all Concho County law enforcement officers mourning the loss of these heroes."