Memorial service announced for slain off-duty MPD detective

Memorial service announced for slain off-duty MPD detective
Montgomery Police Department: Detective Pughsley. (Source: Montgomery Police Department)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department has shared dates and times for a candlelight vigil and memorial service for slain Detective Tanisha Pughsley.

Friday evening at 2625 Lower Wetumpka Road, near D&D Entertainment Inc., a candlelight vigil will be held. The event begins at 7 p.m. and has no set end time. Those who are planning on attending are asked to bring either purple or white balloons.

A memorial service will be held for Pughsley Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ross-Clayton Funeral Home in Montgomery.

Pughsley was off-duty when she was fatally shot in the early hours of Monday morning. Her ex-boyfriend Brandon Deshawn Webster has been charged in the investigation.

The police department has also shared that a funeral service will be held July 18 at Miracle Revival Center in Maywood, Illinois.

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