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Officers react to death of their colleague and friend


Officer Buenting was one of four officers on the Rockwell City force.  
Today, a wreath was set out next a patrol car in front of the police department.
And, purple ribbons were hung.
The police chief says officer's Buenting's wife and two children are devastated... and so is his police family.

"Great Officer. He loved his job. You could tell. Day in, day out he loved it. He was always willing to do whatever it took. It's hard. He's gonna be sorely missed, " said Larry Schoop, Rockwell City Police Chief.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

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