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Agent Edward John Hockom | Aurora Police Department, Colorado Aurora Police Department, Colorado

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Edward John Hockom

Aurora Police Department, Colorado

End of Watch: Monday, September 21, 1987

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 29

Tour: 7 years

Badge # 80-10

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Handgun

Offender: Charged with murder

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Agent Hockom was shot and killed after stopping a vehicle which matched the description of a vehicle leaving the scene of an armed robbery ten minutes earlier. After stopping the vehicle Agent Hockom was shot by the suspect with a handgun. The suspect was later arrested after a long vehicle pursuit and charged with murder and three other robberies committed in the hour prior to the shooting.

Agent Hockom was survived by his wife and two sons.

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