Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 16 years
Badge # 1231
Cause: Vehicular assault
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Sentenced to 21 years
Officer Gabrielli and Sergeant John Blaser were killed when they were struck by a vehicle while investigating an earlier drunk driving related accident. As they were standing in the median a car driven by another drunk driver swerved across two lanes of traffic and struck them both. The driver of that vehicle had a BAC of .25. He was sentenced to 21 years in prison.
Officer Gabrielli is survived by his wife and daughter.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Sergeant John M. Blaser