Alabama football fans honor officer Dornell Cousette

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THE OUTPOURING OF LOVE AND SUPPORT FOR FALLEN TUSCALOOSA POLICE OFFICER DORNELL COUSETTE CONTINUES IN TUSCALOOSA. I’M SHERRI JACKSON. I’M JACK ROYER. CBS 42’S TIM REID SHOWS HOW FANS FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY PAID THEIR RESPECTS. OFFICER DARNELL COUSETTES CAR IS NO LONGER PARKED HERE AT BRYANT DENNY STADIUM. BUT EARLIER THIS MORNING DOZENS OF ALABAMA FANS STOPPED BY TO SEE THE CAR TO PAY THEIR RESPECTS USUALLY ON A FRIDAY MORNING OF A HOME GAME WEEKEND CRIMSON TIDE FANS SHOW UP ON CAMPUS TO VISIT THE WALK OF CHAMPIONS TO GET READY TO CHEER ON THE TIDE. BUT TODAY IT WAS DIFFERENT. And I think this is truly an example of how many people care about him and what our police officers do MARIE ROGERS AND HER HUSBAND ARE FROM CHARLOTTE NORTH CAROLINA AND ARE IN TOWN FOR SATURDAYS FOOTBALL GAME. THEY LIKE MANY OTHERS ARE PAYING RESPECTS TO OFFICER COUSETTE. Typically when you come here you see people lined up at the stautues taking pictures. But now instead you see them comin to the car to pay respects and I think that really shows what people value MANY OTHERS STOPPED BY TO SHOW SUPPORT AND RESPECT. SOME SIGNED A LARGE CARD ON THE OFFICERS CAR WHILE OTHERS BROUGHT FLOWERS TO LET COUSETTES FAMILY KNOW THEY ARE LOVED AND BEING THOUGHT OF. EVEN BIG AL SHOWED UP AT THE STADIUM TO DO HIS PART I don’t know what to say but I love my country and l love my police department and the jobs they do for us. So I came to pay my respects for a man who lost his life on his job. God bless him and God bless America I think it lets the family know and I think it also lets the police know that people do care about what happens to them and we appreciate what they do for us and for everybody A NEW YORK CITY POLICE OFFICER PUT HIS ARM PATCH ON COUSETTES CAR AS A SPECIAL TRIBUTE. I would tell them we appreciate his sacrifice and I hope they know how many people love our police officers and appreciate their sacrifice OFFICER COUSETTES CAR WAS REMOVED THIS AFTERNOON. MANY WHO CAME HERE WERE GLAD THEY HAD A CHANCE TO SHOW HIS FAMILY HOW MUCH THEY CARE. IN TUSCALOOSA TIM REID CBS 42 NEWS LOCAL COVERAGE YOU CAN COUNT ON. OFFICER DORNELL COUSETTE WILL BE LAID TO REST THIS SUNDAY. HIS VISITATION AND FUNERAL ARE AT THE GYM AT SHELTON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE. VISITATION WILL

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