COVINGTON, Va. – Officer Caleb Ogilvie will be escorted to Clifton Forge on Tuesday afternoon for his final ride home.
He left the Medical Examiner’s Office in Roanoke at about 2 p.m. for the Nicely Funeral Home in Clifton Forge along with a police escort.
He is the first-ever Covington police officer to die in the line of duty, according to Covington Police Chief Christopher Smith.
Prior to being a police officer, Ogilvie served his nation as a Marine.
He was also a volunteer EMT in Roanoke County at the Mason Cove Volunteer Rescue Squad, from 2011-2016.