- Associated Press - Thursday, September 7, 2017

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Tarrant County authorities say a deputy constable has died of an apparent heart attack during training.

Constable Ruben Garcia says Deputy Mark Diebold had completed a tactical team qualification Thursday when he was stricken.

Members of the tactical team performed life-saving measures and called for an ambulance. He was pronounced dead at Alliance Medical Center in Fort Worth.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide