LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Funeral plans have been announced for the Metro Police detective who was hit and killed Saturday by a suspected drunk driver in Lexington Saturday.
Visitation for Detective Jason Schweitzer will take place on Nov. 1 at Ratterman Funeral Home located at 12900 Shelbyville Road from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and also Nov. 2 at the church at noon.
The funeral will be on Nov. 2 at St. Michael Catholic Church at 1 p.m. with his burial following at Cave Hill Cemetery.
Family members say in lieu of flowers, they are asking the public to make donations to the F.O.P. Lodge 614 Officers Relief Fund.
A LMPD Peace Walk which was originally scheduled for Nov. 1 was canceled so LMPD personnel could attend Schweitzer's visitation and FOP service.