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Patrolman Guadalupe J. Martinez | San Antonio Police Department, Texas San Antonio Police Department, Texas


Guadalupe J. Martinez

San Antonio Police Department, Texas

End of Watch: Friday, September 4, 1970

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 23

Tour: 1 year

Badge # 393

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Shot and killed

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Patrolman Guadalupe Martinez was shot and killed while he and his partner attempted to talk an elderly man into dropping his gun. The suspect was standing on his front porch when he suddenly raised the weapon and shot Patrolman Martinez. His partner returned fire and killed the suspect.

Patrolman Martinez had been with the agency for one year.

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45 years have passed and I miss you so much. I have many great memories of you and thank God for them. I love and miss you so much.

Manuela Martinez Salaiz
September 4, 2015


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