NEW ORLEANS -- Funeral plans have been finalized for Officer Rodney Thomas who was killed in a hit-and-run crash on the highrise Sunday.
According to the New Orleans Police Department, members of the community are invited to attend the funeral services on Friday, July 12 at Franklin Avenue Baptist Church, at 2515 Franklin Ave. in New Orleans.
Visitation will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. Services will begin at 10 a.m. Following the service, a procession will pass the 2nd District Station on Magazine Street around 11:30 a.m. The procession will end at Lake Lawn Cemetery where Officer Thomas will be laid to rest.