Andrew Peery, an El Paso State Assemblyman, was killed when he was shot while performing his duties. The shooter is still at large, with police actively searching for him.
Crossfire claimed the life of her deputy, according to the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office. When shots were allegedly fired near Grand Boulevard and Ponderosa Drive, units responded. Officer Peery was tragically killed in the shooting because authorities were also involved.
RIP Deputy Officer Andrew Peery, who died on duty – tributes on Twitter
Officer Andrew Peery, an El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputy, participated in a shooting. Unfortunately, he was shot early Sunday evening and died while doing his job. The depressing news was announced by EPSO.
At 8:07 p.m., authorities tweeted about the officer’s death. When the incident happened, he was near Grand Boulevard and Ponderosa Drive.
Neighborhood residents were warned not to look out of windows while police worked on the incident. Fox 31 reports that the incident began around 5:33 p.m
He had responded to the Widefield shooting. Unfortunately, some neighbors saw Deputy Andrew, 39, being shot in the crossfire.
Who Was Deputy Andrew Peery? Wikipedia info about the brave officer
The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office lost a brave 39-year-old officer named Andrew Peery when he was killed on the job.
ESPO provided a brief summary from their officer. He has worked for the Sheriff’s Department since 2016. However, the official does not yet have a Wikipedia biography.
EPCSO said via Twitter that the funeral procession for the deceased deputy sheriff would begin at 8:30 p.m. from the hospital where he was taken. The march will also pass through Nevada before reaching the Vermijo Coroner’s Office and Sheriff’s Office.
Officer Andrew Peery Killer, gunman John Paz is still at large
John Paz, 33, was named the gunman by the county sheriff’s office and is believed to be armed and dangerous. He was named by police as the assassin and gunman of their deputy. The police are still looking for him, but he is still at large.
Social websites shared his pictures. Also, an 911 or call to 710-390-5555 is required for dispatch if you see him or know where he is.
According to EPCAN, the man entered his estranged wife’s home and immediately began firing the rifle. When police arrived at the scene and tried to speak to Paz, Paz’s deputy was shot dead.
Condolences to Andrew Peery’s wife and family on Facebook
The wife and family of the late MP Andrew Peery receive prayers and condolences from the entire department and the public. Social media is being used by netizens to pray for the brave officer’s family members.
Peery’s death may cause grief in the family. A statement was also released expressing the governor’s thoughts and condolences to the family. However, the loss of their officer has also resulted in a great loss for the state and the sheriff’s office.
In addition, EPCSO has requested that people line up on the street with flags for the family as the procession departs the Memorial Hospital bound for Nevada, travels down Vermijo Street to the Sheriff’s Office, crosses Interstate 25, and then enters the Sheriff’s Office coroner reached.