WATCH: Services held for fallen Nogales police officer Jeremy Brinton

Published: May. 27, 2021 at 11:19 AM MST|Updated: Jun. 2, 2021 at 4:43 PM MST
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NOGALES, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Services for fallen Nogales police officer Jeremy Brinton were held in his hometown this week.

A visitation for Brinton took place at Nogales High School Tuesday while a funeral Mass was held Wednesday.

Brinton, an 18-year veteran of the NPD, was directing traffic on Interstate 19 on May 20 when he was hit by a vehicle. The 40-year-old passed away the next day.

A GoFundMe drive has been started to help support his family and cover expenses from the tragedy. As of June 2, more than $3,000 has been raised.

He is survived by his wife and four children.

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