Reps. Kirk Pearson and Dan Kristiansen offer prayers, condolences to family and friends of slain corrections officer

In the wake of the terrible tragedy at the Monroe Correctional Complex, 39th District Reps. Kirk Pearson and Dan Kristiansen issued the following joint statement:

“Our hearts go out to everyone touched by Saturday’s senseless tragedy. Our focus right now remains on the family. All of our thoughts and prayers are with them and the many friends and co-workers who are grieving the loss of Corrections Officer Jayme Biendl. She served her community honorably, protecting us and giving many in the facility hope and guidance. We hope everyone will join us in keeping her family, including her correctional family, in their prayers.”


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