TERRE HAUTE, Indiana — Terre Haute Police Officer Rob Pitts has been identified as the law enforcement officer killed Friday evening in Terre Haute.
Pitts was a 16-year veteran of the department, according to THPD Public Information Officer Ryan Adamson.
“Rob is deeply missed, but we are grateful for the time we had with him. Thank you for your continued prayers,” Adamson said in a news release.
For those wanting to pay their respects, police will be moving Officer Pitts from Regional Hospital to DeBaun Funeral home at 1 p.m. The route will be southbound on Seventh Street to westbound Springhill road.
Local churches have also arranged a prayer vigil at 6 p.m. today at the Vigo County Courthouse.