Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 19 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Heart attack
Offender: Not available
Officer Dennis Holmes suffered a fatal heart attack while making an arrest during an undercover operation on Bourgeois Street.
Officer Holmes was working with other officers to deliver counterfeit money to a suspect and was in the process of arresting the man when he collapsed. Officers performed CPR until paramedics arrived. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Officer Holmes had served with the Houston Police Department for 19 years. He is survived by his wife and two daughters.