|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1947|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 1987|
A Sergeant with the Corpus Christi Police Dept. Sergeant Bock was shot and killed after attempting to arrest a suspect he had just chased. The suspect was able to disarm Sergeant Bock and shot him twice. The man then shot at a passing truck before shooting Sergeant Bock two more times. The suspect fled the scene but was later apprehended and sentenced to death. On June 12, 2004, the suspect was found to be mentally ill and his sentence was commuted to life with the possibility of parole.
Sergeant Bock had been with the agency for 13 years. He was survived by his two daughters, mother, and two sisters.
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Leonard E Bock (1913 - 1973)
A Corpus Christi Police Officer Killed In The Line Of Duty.
Created by: Walter Myers
Record added: Feb 14, 2005
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