Funeral Arrangements have been set for Trooper, Eric Workman. Visitation is set for Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at the Clay County High School.
The funeral service is set for Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at the Charleston Civic Center
For further information, please visit http://www.carlwilsonfuneralhome.com/
According to the State Police, Cpl. Marshall Lee Bailey and Workman pulled over Luke Baber Tuesday, Aug. 28, after dispatcher's received a call about an erratic driver.
Bailey and Workman arrested Baber and put him in the back seat of their cruiser. While waiting on a tow truck, Baber, who was handcuffed in the front, took a hidden handgun and shot both troopers. William Massey with King's Wrecker Service was also shot by Baber, who then fled the scene.
Deputies with the Roane and Clay County Sheriff's Departments tracked down Baber. Roane Co. Deputy John Westfall exchanged fire with Baber, killing the suspect.