12/15/2011

Police agent killed in ambush attack

Agent Isaac Pizarro-Pizarro of the Puerto Rico Police Department was driving to a family member's home

By PoliceOne Staff

A Puerto Rican police agent was shot and killed in an ambush Tuesday.

Agent Isaac Pizarro-Pizarro, an eight-year veteran of the Puerto Rico Police Department who was assigned to the Narcotics Division in Carolina, was driving at the time of the attack, according to the Officer Down Memorial Page.  He was driving to a family member's home when a group of suspects opened fire.

Two juveniles were among the shooters and according to reports, at least 60 rounds were fired.

Three suspects were arrested and charged with murder Wednesday.

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