CMPD candidate who collapsed during training laid to rest

CMPD candidate who collapsed during training laid to rest

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department candidate Jeremy Moseley was laid to rest Monday morning.

Moseley, 29, died after collapsing during a state mandated physical fitness training last week. Charlotte Fire Department officials tended to Moseley after he collapsed, around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. Medic took him to Carolinas Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

"The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's family suffered a deep loss this morning," Police Chief Kerr Putney said in a statement last week. "Police candidate Jeremy Moseley was a man deeply committed and eager to serve as a guardian of our community."

CMPD said Moseley was from Queens, NY, and attended the John Jay College of Criminal Justice and the Capital University School of Law before pursuing a career in law enforcement.

Moseley, police said, moved to the Carolinas in 2015, and was hired by CMPD on June 27, 2016 as a member of the 174th Recruit Class.

He is survived by his mother Zorayda, his father Lloyd, and his younger brother, Marc Anthony.

Funeral services started at 11 a.m. at Saint Matthews Catholic Church on Ballantyne Commons Parkway.

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