Lafayette Police veteran Corporal Jared Brown died at his home over the weekend after 11 years on the force. He leaves behind two young sons and a daughter.

The department made the somber announcement early Friday morning:

 

The Lafayette Police Department will honor Corporal Brown at his last roll call on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Baton Rouge, LA.  An escort from Walters Funeral Home in Lafayette will take place prior to leaving for services in Baton Rouge.
 
The Lafayette Police Depart asks for continued strength and prayer for Corporal Brown’s family and his co-workers in blue as we get through this untimely passing of our beloved Officer.
Our sincerest of thank yous and prayers go out to Corporal Brown's family.