Lankford Statement on Passing of Tulsa Police Sgt. Craig Johnson

WASHINGTON, DC   Senator James Lankford (R-OK) today issued a statement on the passing of Tulsa Police Sergeant Craig Johnson, who was shot in the line of duty:

“Cindy and I are praying for the family of Sgt. Johnson and the entire Tulsa community as we grieve the loss of one of our own. The news is heartbreaking to the entire nation. We pray his family knows that Oklahomans everywhere mourn with them and pray for them today. Now is a time to band together in support of the police officers who serve with honor and are willing to make the ultimate sacrifice to protect everyone in our communities.”

Lankford prayed for Sgt. Johnson, Officer Aurash Zarkeshan, and their families on the Senate floor on Tuesday.