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Policeman Jose Luis Troche-Vargas | Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

Policeman

Jose Luis Troche-Vargas

Puerto Rico Police Department, Puerto Rico

End of Watch: Wednesday, December 2, 1981

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 28

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Not available

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Policeman Jose Troche-Vargas was shot and killed after being ambushed while writing a police report near the University of Puerto Rico in Rio Piedras.

Students at the university were conducting a strike following an unrelated police incident. When they saw Policeman Troche-Vargas they attacked him and shot him.

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Siempre te llevare en mi corazon que dios te tenga en su seno gracias por estar presente en mi vida nunca te olvidare tio querido

gerardo troche
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March 10, 2012

 

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