KANSAS CITY, KS. (KCTV) --- Three area law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty in 2018 were honored this week in Washington D.C.

Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies Theresa King and Patrick Rohrer and Clinton Police Department officer Christopher Morton were added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.

They were among the 371 officers added to the memorial.

The two Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies were apparently overpowered behind the Wyandotte County Courthouse in June 2018 and then shot.

Rohrer, who was 35 and was the father of two, died shortly after the shooting.

King, who was 44 and a mother of three, died the next day.

Morton, 30, was killed in the line-of-duty on March 6.

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