Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 3 years
Badge # 2244
Incident Date: 12/24/1983
Weapon: Officer's handgun
Offender: Sentenced to life in prison
Detective Robert Zore was shot and killed with his own weapon by a robbery suspect.
Detective Zore was shot after chasing a robbery suspect from Dadeland Shopping Mall. Detective Zore caught the suspect at a nearby Metrorail Station parking lot where a struggle ensued and the subject gained control of his weapon. Detective Zore was shot on the stomach and was taken to a nearby hospital where he died during surgery early the next morning.
The suspect was apprehended and sentenced to life in prison.
Detective Zore had served with the Metro-Dade Police Department for three years.