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Va. Detective Dies of Heart Attack

September 24, 2013  | 

Photo courtesy of Richmond PD.
Photo courtesy of Richmond PD.
A Richmond (Va.) Police detective died Monday, after collapsing at the department, the agency announced on its Facebook page.

Detective LaMonte Tucker, 45, was a 16-year veteran assigned to the Youth and Family Crimes Unit. He had received numerous awards in his police career. He joined the agency as a Second Precinct patrol officer and specialized in narcotics investigations working with the Gang Unit.

Tucker leaves behind a wife and two children.

Tags: Richmond (Va.) PD, Duty Deaths, Medical Calls


Comments (4)

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Debbie Butcher @ 9/24/2013 8:37 PM

R.I.P. Thank you for your service Sir. My thoughts an prayers go out to all!

William Santa Rosa, Jr. @ 9/25/2013 8:44 AM

You have completed your watch my brother, RIP. We will meet someday in a place full of peace and joy.

Janet @ 9/27/2013 8:18 AM

My prayers are with theTucker family. Earth has no sorrow that Heaven can not heal.

S.S. @ 9/27/2013 9:10 AM

R.I.P. Det. Tucker, thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

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