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LIGHTS ON: Tulsa district attorney urges community to turn on headlights in support of injured officers

Posted at 10:13 PM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-30 15:05:34-04

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiller asked Tulsans to show support for two injured police officers by turning on your vehicle headlights.

Two Tulsa police officers are in critical condition after an early morning shooting on Monday.

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The 2 Works for You camera spotted several drivers in south Tulsa with their lights on. Kunzweiler said the simple act of driving down the road with your lights on lets officers know there's someone out there who supports police and their families.

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"You can bypass that switch. You can have your headlight on and you could drive down the road to the streets and highways of this great county, Kunzweiler said. "And every time a police officer drives by or every time family members drive by when they see that headlight on, they're gonna know there's somebody that cares about me."

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