Michigan’s Multi-Jurisdictional Mounted Police Drill Team and Color Guard to perform virtually at Biden inauguration

Group performing at 4th consecutive inauguration

A look at the local connection to President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration

WASHINGTON – Michigan’s Multi-Jurisdictional Mounted Police Drill Team and Color Guard will be representing Michigan at Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday.

The group is a collection of lawmen and law-women who are either retired or still on active duty. They will be performing virtually at the inauguration.

READ: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will attend Biden inauguration

The driving power behind the unit, is the co-founder, Lorenzo Veal II. Veal pulls talented mounted officers from through the state and across the border.

This will be the fourth consecutive inauguration they’ve performed at.

Watch the video above for the full report.

Biden inauguration: Viewer guide to Jan. 20, 2021

Joe Biden will be sworn in as 46th president of the United States during an inauguration ceremony Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021 in Washington.

Kamala Harris will be sworn in as the first female vice president. The swearing-ins are expected to happen just after noon Wednesday (ET).

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