Deputy Sheriff Oscar Yovani Bolanos-Anavisca, Jr.

Deputy Sheriff Oscar Yovani Bolanos-Anavisca, Jr.

Cumberland County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

End of Watch Friday, December 16, 2022

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Oscar Yovani Bolanos-Anavisca, Jr.

Deputy Sheriff Oscar Bolanos-Anavisca was struck and killed by a vehicle while investigating a robbery at 2:45 am at 2990 Gillespie Street in Fayetteville.

Deputies had completed a canine track, and Deputy Bolanos-Anavisca was walking along the roadway when a passing vehicle struck him. The driver fled the scene and was located a mile and a half from the scene. The subject was found to be intoxicated and taken into custody.

Deputy Bolanos-Anavisca was transported by ambulance to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Deputy Bolanos-Anavisca had served with the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office for two years. He is survived by his mother, father, siblings, and fiancé.

Bio

  • Age 23
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender In custody

DUI, hit-and-run, k9 track

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Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Deputy Oscar Bolanos-Anavisca, Jr. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Cumberland County Sheriff's Office.

Postal Inspector Scott Horne
US Postal Inspection Service

January 13, 2023

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