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Trooper Carlos Jose Juan Borland | Nevada Highway Patrol, Nevada Nevada Highway Patrol, Nevada

Trooper

Carlos Jose Juan Borland

Nevada Highway Patrol, Nevada

End of Watch: Wednesday, December 1, 1993

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 25

Tour: 1 year

Badge # 6432

Military veteran

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 11/30/1993

Weapon: Handgun; .38 caliber

Suspect: Sentenced to death

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Trooper Borland was shot and killed when he stopped a car on I-80, just outside of Lovelock, Nevada, whose driver was wanted for not paying for gasoline. Unbeknownst to Trooper Borland, the suspect had just murdered two people in Texas and the vehicle was stolen. Before stopping the vehicle Trooper Borland had requested a check on the plates, but the plates had not yet been entered into NCIC. As he approached the vehicle the man pulled out a .38 caliber handgun and shot him in the head.

The suspect was apprehended later that day. He was convicted of Trooper Borland's murder and sentenced to death.

Trooper Borland had served with the agency for 1 year.

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