Sergeant Hector Ismael Ayala

Sergeant Hector Ismael Ayala

Montgomery County Police Department, Maryland

End of Watch Sunday, April 4, 2010

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Hector Ismael Ayala

Sergeant Hector Ayala was killed in an automobile crash while responding to backup another officer at the scene of a fight in Wheaton.

He was driving on Randolph Road, near Denley Road in Wheaton, when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree, causing fatal injuries.

Sergeant Ayala had served with the Montgomery County Police Department for seven years and was assigned to the Fourth District. He is survived by his wife, son, and triplet daughters born after Officer Ayala's death.

Officer Ayala was posthumously promoted to the rank of Sergeant.


  • Age 31
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 2128

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

Back up for fellow officer(s), single vehicle crash

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