Special Agent Michael Lloyd Rector

Special Agent Michael Lloyd Rector

Tennessee Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division, Tennessee

End of Watch Thursday, May 31, 1990

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Michael Lloyd Rector

Special Agent Michael Rector was shot and killed while working an undercover auto parts theft investigation with the FBI in Newport, Tennessee.

He was assassinated by members of the ring after his true identity as a law enforcement officer was discovered.

The leader of the ring was convicted of his murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Special Agent Rector was a U.S Navy veteran of the Vietnam war.


  • Age 49
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

May 31, 2015

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