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Border Patrol Honors Fallen Agent with Memorial Monument

Release Date: 
October 18, 2013

 

This memorial monument honors fallen agent Jeffrey Ramirez who was assigned to the Hebbronville Border Patrol Station.

This memorial monument honors fallen agent Jeffrey Ramirez who was assigned to the Hebbronville Border Patrol Station.

LAREDO, TEXAS—On October 16, Hebbronville Border Patrol Station unveiled a memorial stone monument honoring fallen Border Patrol Agent Jeffrey Ramirez. The monument sits on the front lawn of the Hebbronville Border Patrol Station. In attendance were his parents, sister and brothers; one of whom is also a Border Patrol agent.

Agent Ramirez, a native of Laredo, Texas, suffered a sudden work-related injury and subsequently died on September 15, 2012. Since his death, Agent Ramirez has been added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington D.C.

 

Border Patrol agents and the Ramirez Family were in attendance at the memorial monument dedication.

Border Patrol agents and the Ramirez Family were in attendance at the memorial monument dedication.

The Laredo Border Patrol Sector is part of the South Texas Campaign, which leverages federal, state and local resources to combat transnational criminal organizations.

To report suspicious activity such as drug and/or alien smuggling, contact the Laredo Sector Border Patrol toll free telephone number at (800) 343-1994.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017