Death of Berke Bates

August 12, 2017
| Age 40

Trooper died in helicopter crash during white nationalist rally in Charlottesvilleā€¦
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Berke Bates, a Virginia State Police officer, was killed Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, during helicopter surveillance of the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, when the helicopter crashed in a residential area near the University of Virginia campus. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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