Mission police officer dies from COVID-19

Local News
February 07 2021 06:00 pm

Mission, Texas (KVEO)—The Mission police department lost one of their own due COVID-19 complications.

Hidalgo County Sheriff Eddie Guerra confirmed in a social media post that Mission police officer Jorge Cabrera lost his battle to COVID-19 and asked for prayers for his family.

Officer Jorge Cabrera. Credit: Mission Mayor Armando O Cana Facebook page

A procession was held Monday night Cabrera’s honor.

“The Mission Police Department and our entire community is in mourning following the loss of an officer due to complications from COVID-19,” the social media post reads. “A procession was held tonight from Mission Regional to Ric Brown Funeral Home to honor the veteran of the force.”

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