Fallen Elk Grove Officer Ty Lenehan honored by city ahead of anniversary of death

By Elizabeth Klinge January 17, 2023 / 10:37 PM / CBS Sacramento ELK GROVE — Next Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of Elk Grove Police Offic...

January 22, 2023
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By Elizabeth Klinge January 17, 2023 / 10:37 PM / CBS Sacramento ELK GROVE — Next Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of Elk Grove Police Officer Ty Lenehan's death in the line of duty. On Tuesday night, city leaders held a ceremony remembering Lenehan and announced a permanent memorial in his honor.Family, friends, and fellow officers gathered to pay tribute to Lenehan."He was truly an amazing individual who touched many many lives," said Elk Grove City Manager Jason Behrmann.Lenehan was riding his police motorcycle to work last January when he was struck and killed by a wrong-way driver on Highway 99 who is accused of being under the influence.

Elizabeth Klinge