Memorial service scheduled for slain officer
This Nov. 2013 photograph shows Brentwood, N.H. police officer Stephen Arkell, who was shot while responded to a domestic disturbance call at a home which later exploded and burned, in Brentwood, Monday May 12, 2014, according to the New Hampshire Attorney General. (AP Photo/The Portsmouth Herald, Ryan O'Leary)
A memorial service has been scheduled for next week in Exeter for a Brentwood police officer who was killed in the line of duty.
Officer Steve Arkell was shot to death after responding to a domestic disturbance call at a home Monday.
The police are scheduled to pay their respects to Arkell at Exeter High School on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
The memorial service is scheduled at the school Wednesday at 11 a.m.
Public visitation is scheduled for Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Stockbridge Funeral Home in Exeter.
Gov. Maggie Hassan has declared it Law Enforcement Memorial Week in the state and has directed that flags remain at half-staff in honor of Arkell through his funeral.