Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 7 months
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Edged weapon; Knife
Offender: Arrested; deceased
Corrections Officer Ralph Garcia was stabbed to death after being ambushed by nine inmates in a correctional facility. Officer Garcia was locking a housing door when the inmates starting beating and stabbing him. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The suspect was killed in a car fire in Bernalillo County.
Corrections Officer Garcia is survived by his wife and three children.