Bio & Incident Details
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Incident Date: 12/2/1982
Weapon: Handgun; .357 caliber
Suspect: Not available
Special Agent Ariel Rios was shot and killed while conducting an undercover operation in Miami, Florida. He was shot while struggling with a suspect who was attempting to shoot other ATF agents.
The Ariel Rios Federal Building, located in Washington, DC, was named in honor of Agent Rios.
Agent Rios was survived by his wife and children.