McMaster orders flags to half-staff in honor of fallen Myrtle Beach officer

McMaster orders flags to half-staff in honor of fallen Myrtle Beach officer
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has ordered flags on all state buildings be lowered to half-staff in honor of Ofc. Jacob Hancher. (Source: Serve & Connect via Facebook)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WMBF) – South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has ordered flags on all state buildings be lowered to half-staff in honor of Ofc. Jacob Hancher.

According to the South Carolina Department of Administration, flags will fly at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Friday, Oct. 9.

CONTINUED COVERAGE: Remembering Ofc. Jacob Hancher

Hancher was killed in a shooting last weekend while responding to a domestic call.

A public viewing will be held Thursday at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. A public funeral service will be held on Friday, also at the convention center.

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