Who is officer Christopher Schurr?
According to the city's website, Schurr, 31, was one of the officers assigned to patrol the east service area in Grand Rapids.
He grew up in Byron Center, Michigan, and graduated from Siena Heights University in Adrian, Michigan, before coming to the Grand Rapids Police Department in 2015.
According to MLive, he was a top pole vaulter who set a school and conference record. He had an impressive record of vault clearing 17 feet, 1 and 3 quarter inches at the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference Championships in 2014.
Christopher Schurr was a fighter. He married his high school sweetheart while on a Christian mission in Kenya. And he got a job as a police officer in Grand Rapids, where he works.