Artist creates a ‘Heavy Metal’ memorial for a fallen officer

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — The community continues to find ways to honor the fallen officer Mario Herrera, through flowers, heartfelt posts, or in one case, a metal memorial.
Heavy Metal Renaissance, is a Nebraska-based business where a metal sculptor creates the “best and craziest metal art out there”. Recently he channeled his unique abilities into creating an intricate, shining memorial for Investigator Herrera.
The Lincoln Police Department posted on their Facebook page saying it is a “touching memorial piece for us to remember Mario Herrera by. Over the years they have created several pieces for us and each one is incredible. This is no exception. Mario’s memory shines bright in this piece. Thank you.”

Heavy Metal Renaissance created this intricate and touching memorial piece for us to remember Mario Herrera by. Over…

Posted by Lincoln Police Department on Thursday, September 10, 2020

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