Special Agent Octavio Gonzales

Special Agent Octavio Gonzales

United States Department of Justice - Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, December 13, 1976

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Octavio Gonzales

Special Agent Octabio Gonzales was shot and killed in his office in Bogota, Colombia, by a hitman from the Colombian Cartel. Special Agent Gonzales was acting as agency's country attache to Colombia.

The suspect committed suicide a short time later.

Special Agent Gonzales had served with the Drug Enforcement Administration for eight years.

Bio

  • Age 31
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Overseas
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Committed suicide

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Agent Gonzalez,
On today, the 43rd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

December 13, 2019

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