Police Officer I Raymond S. Sanchez

Police Officer I Raymond S. Sanchez

Guam Police Department, Guam

End of Watch Friday, September 30, 1983

Raymond S. Sanchez

Police Officer Raymond Sanchez was shot and killed when he and his partner stopped a vehicle at the request of undercover officers. Both officers were shot as they exited their patrol car. Officer Sanchez died at the scene. The suspects then went on a shooting spree which left five citizens dead. Two of the suspects were apprehended and the third was murdered by the other suspects.

Officer Sanchez's partner, Officer Manuel Aquino, was seriously wounded but he recovered. Two years later Officer Aquino was accidentally shot and killed while on duty.

Officer Sanchez had served with the Guam Police Department for less then one year.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Thank you for your beautiful reflections on behalf of my baby brother, Officer Raymond Salas Sanchez.....whom was killed in the line of duty 34 years ago. Years go by, but wonderful memories of him live on in our hearts and thoughts. Not a day goes by without my missing him very much. Thank you all, fellow law enforcement officers and families, for your services.

Dominica Sanchez Blas

April 22, 2017

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