Mario Herrera Death – Dead Obituary : Lincoln, NE Police Officer Dies 2 Weeks After Being Shot by Felipe Vazquez.

By John Chekwas | September 8, 2020

Mario Herrera Death – Dead Obituary : Lincoln, NE Police Officer Dies 2 Weeks After Being Shot by Felipe Vazquez.

A Lincoln, Nebraska, police officer died early Monday, nearly two weeks after he was shot while trying to serve a warrant, the police department said, according to a statement posted online on September. 7, 2020 by the Lincoln Police Department

On Wednesday, August 26th, 2020, Lincoln Police Department Investigator Mario Herrera was shot and
critically wounded while attempting to serve a 2nd Degree Assault warrant related to a homicide occurring in
March of 2020.
Despite skilled and determined medical care, as well as the thoughts, prayers, and support of his family, friends
and community, he succumbed to his injuries. Investigator Herrera’s valiant fight ended as he passed away in
the early morning hours of September 7th, 2020.

Investigator Mario Herrera has succumbed to his injuries.

On Wednesday, August 26th, 2020, Lincoln Police Department…

Posted by Lincoln Police Department on Monday, September 7, 2020

According to Lincoln police, the officer was shot while attempting to execute an arrest warrant on Felipe Vazquez, 17, for second-degree assault in connection with the Edward Varejcka homicide in March.

 

Tributes.

The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.

Sharon Langdell wrote 
RIP Investigator Mario Herrera. Thsnk you for your many years of service with the ultimate sacrifice. Prayers for your family, fellow officers, friends and your community.

Jane Seckman Kasik wrote 
So devastating. Prayers for the family, friends and all law enforcement. Thank you investigator Herrera for your service.

David Rousse wrote 
Police Lives Matter! We forget about the good officers that put their lives on the line. People only care about when a scumbag is killed. Support your local police!

Brenda Hake wrote 
Prayers for his family. Thanks to all police officers who put there lives on the line daily to keep us safe.

Lisa Massie wrote 
Prayers for his family  Thank you for your service & dedication. God bless his entire family.

Lonnie Steggs wrote 
My thoughts and prayers are for his family and the Lincoln Law enforcement community! RIP Mario!

Jan Bremer wrote 
May he rest in peace and his family holds their heads high in honor of their brave father. Prayers for them all.

Richard Shotts wrote 
So very sad, I’m so sorry for your lose. RIP. You will never be forgotten.

Kathy Tompkins wrote 
RIP Investigator Herrera . Saddened to hear of his passing, our condolences to his family and his police family as well. They will never be the same again, so sad.

Kathy OConnor wrote 
So sorry for your loss. Prayers go out to your family now and in the future. RIP Officer Herrera.

Marsha Hayes Weyand wrote 
Thank you for your service Officer Herrera, a true hero. Prayers to family, friends & co-workers for peace & comfort.

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