Wilmington Residents Invited To Sean Collier Day Ceremony On January 3

Below is an announcement from the Wilmington Police Department:

WILMINGTON, MA — MIT Police Officer Sean Collier was shot and killed in the line of duty on April 18, 2013 during the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects. He was a Wilmington native who graduated from Wilmington High School in 2004.

The Wilmington Select Board has declared January 3 as Sean Collier Day. The purpose of this day is to recognize his birthday and celebrate his life.

A brief ceremony will be held in front of the Wilmington Public Safety Building where a wreath will be laid in his honor on Tuesday, January 3, 2023 at 3pm.

All are invited to celebrate Sean and honor his sacrifice.

Sean Collier Day

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