Border Patrol Agent Anibal A. "Tony" Perez passed away on November 5, 2021 . The circumstances of his passing were reviewed by an executive panel and the CBP Commissioner who determined that this death occurred in the line of duty. Agent Perez will be remembered for his diligent service to the nation and for his bravery in the face of danger.
Agent Perez entered on duty on June 26, 2006, as part of the 625th Session of the Border Patrol Academy. He was assigned to the Ajo Station in the Tucson Sector, Arizona at the time of his passing. He is survived by his wife, three children, his parents and one sister.