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Xavier Arturo Sanchez, 10
Tucson, Arizona
August 29, 2013

Agencies: Pima County Sheriff’s Office Arizona

Last updated: 5 months ago

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PCSD Deputy Jesus Verduzco was responding to a service call when he struck 10-year-old Xavier Arturo Sanchez on Campbell Avenue, south of Irvington Road. Verduzco was not charged for Xavier’s accidental death.

The civil trial began Tuesday, Dec. 1. Xavier’s family filed a wrongful death claim, seeking $50 million.

Thursday’s verdict was in favor of defendant Verduzco. He will not have to pay the victim’s family.

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December 2015 Verdict in favor of officer -  he does not have to pay family.