Milford police officer honored 30 years after death

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MILFORD - A Milford police officer killed in the line of duty 30 years ago was honored Thursday by both officers and recruits.  

Officer Daniel Wasson was killed on April 12 while conducting a traffic stop when he was only 25-years-old. 

Danny Wasson's Badge No. 60 was retired and locker No. 43 remains empty to this day. 

The police department says it serves as a reminder that their fellow officer made the ultimate sacrifice.

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