Puerto Rico Police Officer Dies From Injuries Sustained in Shooting

Agent Benjamin De los Santos-Barbosa; Photo: PRPD

Agent Benjamin De los Santos-Barbosa; Photo: PRPD

Puerto Rico Police Department Agent Benjamín De los Santos-Barbosa died on Wednesday from injuries sustained in a shooting the previous weekend.

Agent De los Santos-Barbosa was shot in the head following a police pursuit of an individual on parole for narcotics.

He was taken to a local hospital and kept on life-support so his organs could be donated.

Agent Benjamín De los Santos-Barbosa served with the Puerto Rico Police Dept. for over 5 years. 

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