1 year since Hattiesburg officers killed in the line of duty

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WJTV) — It’s been exactly one year since two Hattiesburg officers were killed in the line of duty.

Officers Liquori Tate and Benjamin Deen were shot May 9, 2015. They both died from their injuries.

GALLERY: Memorial services for Officers Deen and Tate

The two men were shot while conducting a traffic stop.

The eight suspects in the case are facing charges such as, accessory after the fact, capital murder, hindering prosecution, and other charges.

The man accused of shooting Deen and Tate, Marvin Banks, was found dead in his jail cell last year

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