OFFICER MARK HARDY 37 1/11/2008 HOUSTON TX. Was shot while questioning a trespasser.
OFFICER CRUZ VITE 1/1/2008 GARCIA’S MERCHANT PATROL S/O Vite 58 was assigned to work under contract to the operator of the Border Crossing on the Paso Del Norte Bridge between the US and Mexico in El Paso. S/O Vite was involved in a physical altercation with a subject for unknown reasons. Subject was detained at the scene and later charged. S/O Vite tragically succumbed to a Heart Attack at Thomason Hospital a short time later.