Alexandria Police Sgt. Honored 40 Years After Shooting - NBC4 Washington

    Alexandria Police Sgt. Honored 40 Years After Shooting

    In a News4 exclusive, work to get a fallen Alexandria, Va., honored pays off. Sgt. Morty Ford was shot almost four decades ago. He managed to survive until 2011, when he died of complications from his injuries. Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey explains why his police friends are making sure his sacrifice is remembered. (Published Tuesday, May 14, 2013) In a News4 exclusive, work to get a fallen Alexandria, Va., honored pays off. Sgt. Morty Ford was shot almost four decades ago. See More