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Charles Galloway Funeral: Harris County Pct. The 5 non-commissioned officers killed in the ambush attack were taken to convalescence on Tuesday

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – Friends, family and members of the community will gather Tuesday morning to pay their last respects to Harris County Pct. 5 Corporal Charles Galloway.

Service takes place at 10 a.m. at West Baptist Church Facility 2 off Katy Highway near the Conservatory. The ceremony is open to the public.

In the outdoor portion of the services, there will be a salute of 21 guns, a drone and a helicopter flyover.

Galloway was fatally shot during a traffic stop at 9100 Beechnut in southwest Houston on January 23.

Investigators said he pulled over a newer white Toyota Avalon, and the driver, identified as 51-year-old Oscar Rosales, got out and immediately opened fire on the vehicle. Galloway patrol, investigators said.

Galloway was shot multiple times and died at the scene in what investigators called an ambush attack.

Rosales was arrested last week at a hotel in Ciudad de Acuña, Mexico. During a press conference, officials revealed that he was a 25-year fugitive from Harris County. He was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in 1995, but has been paroled and wanted since.

READ MORE: Man Arrested in Mexico for Pct. Officials say the murder of 5 corporals is a fugitive of 25 years

Rosales is also wanted for murder in El Salvador, and officials will be contacting other Central American countries to inform them of his arrest.

Four people have been accused of helping Rosales, including relatives. According to court documents, Reina Marquez and Henri Mauricio Pereira-Marquez, who have been identified as Rosales’ wife and brother-in-law, allegedly tried to cover up the suspect’s involvement in the case.

ORIGINAL REPORT: Deputy shot dead in southwest Houston during a traffic stop, searching for suspects

Galloway left behind a daughter and a sister. He joined Precinct 5 in 2009 and has served for more than 12 years, said Constable Ted Heap.

Most recently, he served in the toll collection department as a field training officer. Officials say he will be remembered by the many deputies he trained and mentored.

Rosales is being held in prison without bond.

The video above is from an earlier report.

SEE MORE: No bond was issued to the suspect in Harris Co. Pct. 5 ambushes kill corporal

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