ARLINGTON (AP) – Services have been set for an Arlington police officer killed last week while answering a domestic disturbance call.

A candlelight vigil and wake were scheduled Monday night at Mount Olive Baptist Church in Arlington for Officer Jillian Michelle Smith. Police say a memorial service will be held Tuesday at the church.

Smith was gunned down Dec. 28 at an Arlington apartment complex.

jilliansmith Services Set For Slain Arlington Police Officer

Arlington police officer Jillian Michelle Smith was killed in the line of duty on December 28, 2010 after a shooting at an Arlington apartment complex. (credit: Arlington Police Department)

Police say Smith was shot by a man accused of assaulting his ex-girlfriend. Police say the gunman also fatally shot the woman he formerly dated, then killed himself.

Police say Smith died trying to protect the woman’s 11-year-old daughter, who was not injured in the gunfire.

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