FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

Idaho Officers Shoot, Kill Reputed Gang Member

September 01, 2009  | 

Mario Armando Vasquez was shot to death early Sunday morning along Garrity Boulevard in Nampa at the end of a pursuit that led Idaho State Police from west Boise to Nampa.

Four officers - two each from Nampa and ISP - stopped Vasquez's car in the 4100 block of Garrity, but investigators haven't released how many of those officers shot at Vasquez or how many bullets hit him. Caldwell police Capt. Frank Wyant said Vasquez got out of the car and pointed a shotgun at the officers, but he apparently did not fire the weapon.

Read Full Story at IdahoStatesman.com


Comments (1)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

Anastasia Vazquez @ 8/29/2015 8:58 PM

My dad wasn't a gang banger , get your facts straight. Stop trying to feed your publicity by dragging my dads name in the mud. Rest in peace daddy.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

ICE's 'Operation Raging Bull' Nets 267 MS-13 Arrests
"Operation Raging Bull" was led by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) with...
NJ Gang Member Reportedly Plotted to Kill Asbury Park Officer
Three people, including one who discussed a plot to kill an Asbury Park (NJ) police...
Video: CO Agency Releases Footage of August OIS Involving "Gang Member"
Nine months after a man who Pueblo Police say was a known gang member was shot and killed...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
Police Magazine