Officer Eric Talley was the first to respond to King Soopers grocery store, the scene of the deadly shooting in Colorado. He was one of the 10 people who lost their lives. Boulder Police Chief, Maris Harold calls Officer Talley’s actions “heroic.” He had been with the Boulder PD since 2010. According to family members, Officer Talley leaves behind 7 children, the youngest of whom is only 7 years old. Eric Talley was 51 years old.