October 17, 2017 11:24 PM
Buffalo police have confirmed that they have located the body of police diver Craig Lehner.
Officer Lehner's body was recovered Tuesday afternoon after he went missing during a training exercise last Friday. Crews searched for days to find Lehner. Officers from the Rochester Police Department also assisted in the search.
Officer Lehner was 34-years-old. He joined the Buffalo Police Department in 2008 and worked with the Underwater Recovery Team.
Buffalo police have recovered the body of Officer Craig Lehner. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.— Buffalo Police Dept (@BPDAlerts) October 17, 2017
May your sorrow find peace. May Officer Craig Lehner's legacy live on through his skilled and capable work with the @BPDAlerts.— FBI Buffalo (@FBIBuffalo) October 17, 2017
Thoughts and prayers are with Officer Lehner, his family and the Buffalo Police Department.— Chief Mark Henderson (@BPDChief) October 17, 2017
Our heart is heavy for our Brother Officer Craig Lehner & his family. May his family & his brothers & sisters in blue now start to heal.— ROC Locust Club (@ROCLocustClub) October 17, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner. pic.twitter.com/9j8BWfuvkd— Niagara Falls Police (@NiagaraFallsPD) October 17, 2017
Updated: October 17, 2017 11:24 PM
Created: October 17, 2017 02:30 PM
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