DAILYKENN.com --Newport News Police Officer Katie Thyne is dead.
The police woman was killed after approaching a car.
She and her partner were investigating drug trafficking.
The car sped off, dragging Thyne.
She was ultimately pinned between the vehicle and a tree.
She later died at a local hospital.
Her body cam reportedly captured the incident.
Thyne was a 24-year-old Navy veteran.
She was laid to rest Feb. 1, 2020.
She leaves behind a two-year-old daughter.
The driver was charged with felony homicide and other offenses.
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