Ofc. Jacai Colson laid to rest in Linwood, Pa. cemetery

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The officer killed in a Maryland shootout will be buried in Linwood, Pa. (WPVI)

A Delaware County native who was killed outside of his Maryland police station was laid to rest in a Linwood, Pa. cemetery.

Action News captured the police escort for Jacai Colson's casket along Interstate 95 in Newport, Delaware on Monday morning.

He was buried at Lawn Croft Cemetery during a private ceremony.

VIDEO:Procession for Ofc. Colson to cemetery in Linwood, Pa.
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Police escorted Ofc. Colson to his final resting place in Linwood, Pa.

Officials say Prince George's County Detective and Delaware County native Jacai Colson was killed March 13 by a fellow officer returning fire after a man shot at a police station in Landover.

Police say the officer didn't recognize Colson but feared for his life.

Colson was pronounced dead at the hospital, just a few days shy of his 29th birthday.

PHOTOS: Funeral for Detective Jacai Colson

A wounded suspect, 22-year-old Michael Ford, was arrested and faces more than two dozen charges, including second-degree murder.

Police have described the incident as a suicide attempt by Ford. Police say his two brothers helped; they, too, are charged.

Colson's funeral was held on Friday in Maryland.

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