Alto police officer dies of COVID-19

(Viewer photo)
Published: Sep. 8, 2021 at 4:52 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

ALTO, Texas (KLTV) - A patrol officer with the Alto Police Department died of COVID-19 Tuesday.

Police Chief Joe Houghton said Officer Ryan Vasquez was 43-years-old. Vasquez was a patient at a Dallas hospital, admitted on Aug. 29.

There are no other COVID-19 related issues among the department staff, according to Chief Houghton.

Copyright 2021 KLTV. All rights reserved.