Recently Fallen Hero

Police Officer Jesus Marrero-Martinez

Manatí (PR) Municipal Police Department
End of Watch: May 25, 2019

Police Officer Jesus Marrero-Martinez was shot and killed while intervening in a carjacking attempt while off duty. Officer Marrero-Martinez was with a friend and they arrived at a local establishment to discover it was closed. They were confronted by several men who demanded their car keys. Officer Marrero-Martinez shot and killed one of the suspects while another suspect shot and fatally wounded Officer Marrero-Martinez. Officer Marrero-Martinez is the 22nd law enforcement officer to be shot and killed this year and the second officer fatality from a U.S. Territory in 2019.


Manati Municipal Police Department
Carr. 2 Km 48.1 Barrio Coto Norte
Manati, PR 00674

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4 Replies to “Recently Fallen Hero

  1. With Heartfelt Sympathy to Officer Marrero-Martinez’s Family, and Brothers and Sisters in Blue. As a LEO Mom, my tears fall for the loss of another ‘Blue Son’. Rest in God’s arms, now, Officer Marrero-Martinez. You will always be our Hero, and remain in our hearts. Peace to you.

  2. Thank you for your bravery and sacrifice for proctecting our island of Puerto Rico may you rest in peace my condolences prayers for his wife his children and family …..From Tampa Florida 😥

  3. Prayers being offered for Officer Jesus Marrero-Martinez, his family, and the members of the Manati Municipal Police Department. May St. Michael escort you to Heaven Officer Marrero-Martinez.

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