The St. Louis Police Department named Katlyn Alix Officer of the Year for North Patrol in 2018. She was killed in January by a fellow officer while police say the two were playing with a gun. She was 24 and had served the department for two years.
Officer Katlyn Alix received the honor five months after her shooting death at the hands of a fellow officer
Nathaniel Hendren, 30, pleaded guilty of first-degree involuntary manslaughter and armed criminal action, and apologized to the family of Katlyn Alix.
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