Wheeling remembers officer who died after training session

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The village of Wheeling is remembering a local officer who died after collapsing during a training session.

Village flags will fly at half-staff today to honor 33-year-old Shamekia Goodwin-Badger.

She collapsed during a training event Thursday night and later died at a nearby hospital on Saturday.

Goodwin-Badger was a five-year veteran of the Wheeling police department and a decorated army veteran who served in Kuwait and Iraq.

Officials have not released details surrounding what caused her death.


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