Wake held for cop who died in the line of duty
A wake was held today for an NYPD officer who died in the line of duty over the weekend.
Police say officer Alain Schaberger responded to a domestic dispute call Sunday at 45 St. Marks Place. He was attempting to escort 42-year-old George Villanueva away in handcuffs when they say the suspect pushed Schaberger over a railing, where he fell 9 feet to his death.
Police say Villanueva is now facing murder charges.
Schaberger?s funeral is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. tomorrow.
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