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‘Rest now, brother. We’ll take it from here’: Slain KCK police captain is mourned at funeral

Robert Melton’s funeral on Saturday was the second for a Kansas City, Kan., police officer since May

Detective Brad Lancaster was killed on duty two months ago

Melton was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon while pursuing a suspect

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Jamaal Lewis charged with capital murder

Jamaal Lewis made his first appearance in Wyandotte County and was charged with capital murder after allegedly shooting Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert D. Milton. This video intentionally has no audio per the instructions of the judge. (video by Pool).

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Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton

Kansas City, Kansas Police Department Captain Robert "Dave" Melton was laid to rest on Saturday with a funeral service at Children's Mercy Park following the fatal shooting of the 46-year-old veteran officer on Tuesday.
David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton 3:26

Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton

Funeral service for KCK police Capt. Robert Melton 1:02

Funeral service for KCK police Capt. Robert Melton

Visitation for slain KCK police Capt. Robert Melton 1:07

Visitation for slain KCK police Capt. Robert Melton

Lewis, Sipple make their first appearances in KCK police officer's killing 0:53

Lewis, Sipple make their first appearances in KCK police officer's killing