Special Agent Richard Frank Morello
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: Not available
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: June 14, 1971
Weapon Used: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect Info: Not available
Special Agent Richard Morello was shot and killed while conducting an undercover drug buy in Riverside. Immediately after Agent Morello purchased the hashish, the prime suspect shot and killed him. Special Agent Morello was assigned to the California Department of Justice, Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement, Santa Ana Bureau.
Agent Morello’s burial site is not known.