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U.S. Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson, Representing the 30th District of Texas

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Releases Statement after Death of Dallas Police Department Officer

Apr 25, 2018
Press Release

DALLAS, TX – Today, Congresswoman Johnson released the following statement after the death of a Dallas Police Department Officer:

“It is with a heavy heart that I send my condolences to the family of Officer Rogelio Santander and the Dallas Police Department. Officer Santander made the ultimate sacrifice protecting the people of Dallas from a senseless act of violence. We are indebted to Officer Santander for his service.

“My thoughts and prayers are with the families of Officer Crystal Almeida and Scott Painter, the two others wounded during yesterday’s unwarranted shooting. I ask everyone to join me in offering prayers and well-wishes to Officer Almeida, who is still fighting for her life, and Mr. Painter in hopes they experience a full recovery.”

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