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Statement from CBP Commissioner Kerlikowske on Death of Agent Alvarez

Release Date: 
August 11, 2016

Border Patrol Chief Mark Morgan and I are deeply saddened to inform you of the death of Border Patrol Agent Manuel Alvarez. On Thursday, August 11, 2016, Agent Alvarez, was involved in a motorcycle accident while on duty.

Border Patrol Agent Alvarez was assigned to the Casa Grande Station of the Tucson Sector. He is survived by his wife and four children.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Agent Alvarez. 

Last modified: 
February 3, 2021