TEXAS - Police Officer Patrick Zamarippa is one of the five officers who lost their life during the deadly police massacre Thursday night in Dallas, TX. The shootings took place during a Black Lives Matter protest. In total twelve Dallas police officers and two civilians were shot.
Officer Zamarripa was an Iraq war veteran who leaves behind a wife and young children. The last tweet written by officer Patrick Zamarippa was published to twitter on July 4th. Officer Zamarippa wrote:
Happy Birthday to the greatest country on the face of this planet. My beloved America!
RIP Officer Zamarripa and thank you for your service!