Sonia Lopez Baker, 27

Fort Worth, Texas
December 11, 2009

Agencies: Fort Worth Police Department Texas

Cause of death: Vehicular


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Overview

Officer Jesus Cisneros went to the Pour House for his birthday and drank four beers and four shots. He drove home in an unmarked police SUV, a violation of departmental policy, and struck Baker's vehicle at a speed of 76 mph, killing her. The posted speed limit was 35 mph. Officer Cisneros's blood alcohol content was .17. He was sentenced to 20 years in prison for intoxication manslaughter.

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