Narcotics Investigator Manuel Abelardo Segovia, Jr.

Narcotics Investigator Manuel Abelardo Segovia, Jr.

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Friday, October 31, 1986

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Manuel Abelardo Segovia, Jr.

Investigator Manuel Segovia was shot and killed while he and several other officers executed a narcotics search warrant on a residence. Upon entry one of the suspects ran towards the rear of the home, with Investigator Segovia in pursuit. The man retrieved a weapon and opened fire, striking Investigator Segovia through a wall. Other officers returned fire, killing the suspect.

A unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice in Hidalgo County was named after Investigator Segovia.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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33 years have passed but you’re not forgotten Brother Manny. I can still hear you and Manuel coming down the hallway at the PD and our last conversation on this date at about this time. I know that you keep an eye for the rest of from where you’re at.

Asst Chief AA Tony Peña Jr
TDEM, former partner and supervisor, and personal friend.

October 31, 2019

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