Murdered Hero’s Identity Released – Clint Corvinus
Albuquerque, NM – The name of the officer and details of the incident have been released.
Officer Clint Corvinus started his day off intending to protect and serve his community, instead he was gunned down by a wanted felon. Officer Clint Corvinus was patrolling with a trainee when they came across Joseph Moreno, a man who was wanted on 3 separate warrants.
A short foot chase took place before Corvinus and Moreno exchanged gunfire and both were killed. Clint Corvinus was a 4 year veteran of the Alamogordo Police Department. He leaves behind a girlfriend and 8 year old daughter.
New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez released this statement today:
I am again so very saddened to see that yet another courageous law enforcement officer has been killed in the line of duty. The violence against our police officers has to end, and we must do everything we can to stand up for those who put their lives on the line every single day to protect us.
The dirtbag that killed Officer Corvinus had a lengthy criminal history and had been in and out of jail for the past 15 years.
Our prayers and thoughts go out to the family of Officer Clint Corvinus. Till Valhalla brother.