A 1998 Shooting of a Cortez Police Officer Rocked the Town. 20 Years Later, We Reflect on the Story

Jun 8, 2018

May 29th marked the 20th anniversary of the shooting death of Cortez Police Officer Dale Claxton.

The incident sparked a massive manhunt, and the search for the perpertrators lasted almost a decade. KSJD's Gail Binkly worked for a local newspaper at the time, and she joined KSJD's Austin Cope on Morning Edition to remember the incident. Click below to listen.