Border Patrol Agent Cruz C. McGuire

Border Patrol Agent Cruz C. McGuire

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

End of Watch Thursday, May 21, 2009

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Cruz C. McGuire

Border Patrol Agent Cruz McGuire suffered a fatal heart attack while on horse patrol, tracking illegal immigrants along a trail near Del Rio, Texas.

Other agents and medical personnel attempted to revive him but were unsuccessful.

Agent McGuire had served with the United States Border Patrol for 25 years and was assigned to the Del Rio Station. He had previously served with the Del Rio Police Department and Kinney County Sheriff's Office in Texas. He is survived by his son, two daughters, parents, and three siblings.


  • Age 47
  • Tour 25 years
  • Badge D575

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Location Texas

illegal alien

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Thinking of you today and I am grateful for all of the times we shared . You are not forgotten. Rest easy sir
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Co worker and friend

May 21, 2021

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