Border Patrol Agent Eric N. Cabral

Border Patrol Agent Eric N. Cabral

United States Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

End of Watch Thursday, July 26, 2007

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Eric N. Cabral

Border Patrol Agent Eric Cabral suffered a fatal heart attack as the result of heat exposure when he and another agent were tracking a group of illegal aliens north of I-8 near Jacumba, California.

He had been separated from his partner when a third agent found him. Agents initiated CPR and emergency medical services were rendered. Agent Cabral was flown to a hospital in San Diego, where he was pronounced dead.

Agent Cabral had served with the Border Patrol for less than two years. He is survived by his parents and sisters.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 1 year, 10 months
  • Badge O-143

Incident Details

  • Cause Heatstroke
  • Location California

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Rest in peace Border Patrol Agent Cabral.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 9, 2019

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