John Perry http://wuis.org en State Honors Police Killed In Line Of Duty http://wuis.org/post/state-honors-police-killed-line-duty <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Families of police officers who died on the job were in Springfield Thursday to honor their loved ones.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Three years and fifty three days. That's how long Pam Robtoy says she's lived without her fiancee, U.S. Marshal John Perry. He was shot to death trying to arrest a fugitive in St. Louis, in 2011.</span></p><p>Robtoy says she still doesn't understand why John was killed, but she finds comfort knowing he died serving others.</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 15:28:23 +0000 Hannah Meisel 24275 at http://wuis.org State Honors Police Killed In Line Of Duty