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For Immediate Release

January 22, 2018 USMS Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
Media Advisory
DUSM Chris Hill Memorial Service
Washington – Members of the news media will be allowed very limited access to the memorial services for slain Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher D. Hill, who was fatally shot while serving an arrest warrant January 18, 2018, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. A designated area outside the funeral and off Giant Center property will be set aside for reporters, camera operators and news vehicles. No media will be allowed in the funeral service or on Giant Center property. A USMS (U.S. Marshals Service) photographer will provide official photographs to the media. No media interviews with family members or guests will be allowed.

WHO: Family of Christopher D. Hill and U.S. Marshals Service colleagues

WHAT: Ceremonial Motorcade and Memorial Service for Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill

WHEN: 1 p.m., Thursday, January 25, 2018

WHERE: Giant Center, 550 West Hersheypark Dr., Hershey, PA 17033

NOTE: Air space above Giant Center property is a no-fly/no-drone area. Media will not be allowed inside the building or on Giant Center property. All media representatives must park in the grass field on the northeast corner of Hersheypark Drive and State Route 39.

Media should arrive by 11 a.m., with all equipment pre-set by 12 p.m., to capture the official motorcade and arrivals. Media inquiries regarding on-site logistics should be directed to Drew J. Wade, Chief, U.S. Marshals Service Office of Public Affairs (202) 302-9722,

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