Officer Ryan Morton

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri-  Missouri Governor Eric Greitens has ordered that the U.S. and Missouri flags at state buildings in all 114 counties be flown at half-staff on Monday, March 12th, in honor of Clinton Police Officer Christopher Ryan Morton.

Officer Morton,30, was shot and killed and two others officers were wounded after they were sent to the wrong house following a 911 call on March 6.

According to a press release, Governor Greitens has also ordered that the U.S. and Missouri flags at all state buildings in Henry County be flown at half-staff from March 13 to March 16.

Governor Greitens will speak at Officer Morton’s funeral service today.