WOODRUFF COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Northeast Arkansas community mourns the loss of one of their own law enforcement officers.
McCrory Police Officer Robert Barker hit a deer and overturned his vehicle early Thursday Morning.
He later died in the hospital.
The 26-year-old leaves friends and family behind.
The ABC affiliate in Little Rock, KATV, spoke to some of Barker's friends and family.
Brandon Huckabee was a close friend. During the interview, he got very emotional.
Huckabee wiped away tears as he said he wanted Barker's family to know he loved him and was a guy who would do anything for anybody.
McCrory Police Chief Paul Hatch told KATV they are planning to do something in his honor.
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