The city of Orlando’s hearts are heavy today after it has been confirmed that the officer involved in a shooting on Monday morning has passed.

The Orlando Police Department released a video of a flag-draped coffin leaving the Orlando Regional Medical Center.


Markeith Loyd is the name of the suspect Orlando Police believe is responsible for the shooting.

Loyd, 41, is also wanted in connection to the shooting death of 24-year-old Sade Dixon, Loyd’s ex-girlfirned. The shooting occurred on December 13. Dixon was pregnant at the time of her death, police said.

The OPD encourages anyone who has information relevant to the suspect to call 1-800-423-TIPS.

Stay tuned to Knight News for continued updates.