Police Officer Andrew John Dominguez

Police Officer Andrew John Dominguez

Alamogordo Police Department, New Mexico

End of Watch Tuesday, January 4, 2011

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Andrew John Dominguez

Police Officer Andy Dominguez suffered a fatal heart attack after responding to a call involving a suicidal subject.

He and another officer arrived on scene and searched the area for a woman who had reportedly shot herself in the head. It was later determined that the caller had taken previously taken medication with a known side of effect of extremely vivid dreams and hallucinations. Officer Dominguez suffered a fatal heart attack the following morning after becoming ill.

Officer Dominguez had served with the Alamogordo Police Department for nine years. He is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge 214

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Incident Date Monday, January 3, 2011

suicidal subject

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Officer Dominguez,
On today, the 10th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Alamogordo. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

January 4, 2021

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