Officer Blaize Madrid-Evans

Photo of Officer Blaize Madrid-Evans
End of Watch: Wed, Sep 15th, 2021
Date of Incident: Wed, Sep 15th, 2021
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: 2 months
Age: 22

Survivors

His parents and fiancee

Incident

Officer Madrid-Evans graduated from the police academy only two months earlier and was riding with a field training officer when he responded to a call for service. Upon arrival, the officers were met with gunfire and Officer Madrid-Evans was critically wounded. His partner returned fire and fatally wounded the suspect.

Officer Madrid-Evans was transported to a nearby hospital when he succumbed to his wounds several hours later. He was 22 years old.

Agency

Independence Police Department Patch
223 North Memorial Drive
Independence, Missouri 64050
(816) 325-7300

Tributes

There are 2 tributes for Officer Blaize Madrid-Evans.

Officer Blaize Madrid-Evans
Left on Thursday, September 16th, 2021

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