Social media reaction to Inv. Mario Herrera’s funeral procession

Community members weigh in on social media.

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — The Lincoln community has been devastated by the loss of Investigator Mario Herrera, who lost his life after being shot in the line of duty.

Community members have been taking to social media to mourn and show their support for Herrera’s family. We will continue to update this story throughout the day.

UPDATE: Inv. Mario Herrera has arrived at Pinnacle Bank Arena.


Sen. Julie Slama (Peru) tweets her support of Inv. Herrera.

The University of Nebraska football team honored Herrera this morning by posting this powerful image to Twitter:

This is the scene outside of Pinnacle Bank Arena, where Inv. Herrera’s funeral is taking place:

The Omaha Police Department escorted Herrera from Butherus-Maser & Love to Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Nebraska police saluting their fallen brother:


Local health organizations showing their support:


Inv. Mario Herrera’s name is displayed on the Cube at The Railyard.

Other Lincolnites weighing in on social media:





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