Public memorial next week for Deputy Carl Koontz
KOKOMO, Ind. (March 22, 2016) — Funeral arrangements are set for fallen deputy Carl Koontz.
Koontz died after a shooting early Sunday morning; he and Sgt. Jordan Buckley were serving a warrant around 12:30 a.m. Koontz was taken to IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, where he succumbed to his injuries. Koontz’s body was transported from Marion County to Howard County on Monday.
A ceremony to honor his life will be held Tuesday, March 29, 2016, at Northwestern High School.
Visitation is Monday, March 28, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Northwestern High School,3431 N. County Road 400 West, Kokomo, IN 46901. The funeral is Tuesday, March 29, at 11 a.m. at the high school. Burial will follow at Albright Cemetery in Kokomo.