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Fallen deputy honored by Kentucky lawmakers

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Kentucky lawmakers held a moment of silence for fallen Marion County Sheriff's Deputy Anthony Rakes on Friday. Kentucky lawmakers held a moment of silence for fallen Marion County Sheriff's Deputy Anthony Rakes on Friday.
Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP) Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP)

FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) – Kentucky lawmakers took time out of their Friday to pay tribute to a fallen Marion County deputy.     

A resolution adjourning the House of Representatives was read in memory of Deputy Anthony Rakes.  A moment of silence was held in Rakes' honor.

Rakes was shot and killed in November. Dewayne Shipp is accused of murdering Rakes. He faced a judge on Thursday to enter a not guilty plea.

Police say Shipp shot himself in the leg after the murder.  

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