EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT) – The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office is scheduled to hold a briefing at 11 a.m. on Tuesday to review a timeline for Deputy Asson Hacker’s funeral. The sheriff’s office says Deputy Asson Hacker unexpectedly passed away after falling ill during a routine training exercise.

The Evansville Fraternal Order of Police issued a statement asking Evansville businesses and residents to lower flags to half-staff in mourning until after Hacker is laid to rest on Thursday. Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 9 at the Christian Fellowship Church in Evansville.

The escort from Boone Funeral Home to Christian Fellowship Church will start at 9 a.m. and follow the following route:

  • Washington Avenue to U.S. 41
  • U.S. 41 to Highway 57
  • Highway 57 to Kansas Road
  • Kansas Road to Oak Hill Road
  • Oak Hill Road to Millersburg Road

You can view the press conference in the video player above.