Wake services held for NYPD Officer Richard Christopher after death in wrong-way crash on New York Thruway

The Army combat veteran, who served three tours

The Army combat veteran, who served three tours of duty overseas, was killed instantly last week on his way to work in the Bronx after driving the wrong way on the Thruway. (August 18, 2014 10:20 PM)

Wake services were held Monday for the NYPD officer who died in last week's wrong-way crash on the New York State Thruway, but some fellow officers are speaking out after they say they were not allowed to attend in uniform.

Dozens of loved ones turned out at the Michael Higgins Funeral Home in New City to remember NYPD Officer Richard Christopher.

The Army combat veteran, who served...

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