Vigil, funeral services scheduled for Clinton Officer Gary Michael

Funeral services have been arrainged for Officer Gary Michael. (Clinton PD)

Services for a slain Missouri police officer will begin with a candlelight vigil Wednesday evening.

The Clinton Missouri Police Department said the vigil for Clinton Police Officer Gary Michael has been scheduled 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Henry County Court House.

A visitation was scheduled for Friday from 6-9 p.m. at the Vansant-Mills Funeral Home in Clinton.

Michael's funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Benson Convention Center, with a public viewing two hours before the service.

The 37-year-old Michael was shot to death Sunday during a traffic stop in Clinton. Suspect Ian McCarthy, 39, was arrested Tuesday evening.

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