Connie Ernatt holds a boot worn by Wichita Police Lt. John Galvin of the department’s Explosives Ordnance Unit in Wichita. He was injured and later died in 2000 when fireworks he was loading into a detonation pit for a training exercise ignited prematurely. Ernatt is making castings of Wichita police officers’ boots and shoes for the Law Enforcement Memorial that will be outside Wichita City Hall.

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