Cavaliers honor fallen patrolman Shane Bartek during home game in Cleveland

Published: Jan. 5, 2022 at 6:14 AM EST
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - During Tuesday’s game at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, the Cleveland Cavaliers paid tribute to Shane Bartek, the off-duty police officer who was shot and killed during a New Year’s Eve carjacking.

The Cavaliers held a moment of silence during the game against the Memphis Grizzlies.

The team also posted a message of condolences to Bartek on Twitter.

A man and a woman are both in custody in connection to Bartek’s killing. His funeral is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 11.

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