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Police: MCSO deputy Derek Geer passes after completing organ donation

A Mesa County Sheriff's Deputy has passed after being shot while responding to a suspicious person report Monday morning, according to the Mesa County Sheriff's Office.

A memorial covered in flowers, flags and ribbons has been built for Deputy Geer at E Road and 30 1/2 Road.

"Every dollar that is deposited into those accounts does belong to the Geer family."

The Mesa County Sheriff's Office, and the 21st CIRT, has identified the 17-year-old who shot Deputy Derek Geer Monday morning.

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