On Friday, Officer Machado was rushed to the hospital after collapsing due to an aneurysm. Despite the best of efforts, Officer Machado was removed from life support on Sunday. He passed peacefully surrounded by his loving family.
Officer Machado had been on the force for less than 5 years. He leaves behind his wife and 2 children. He will be greatly missed by his department, family, and all who knew him. His dedication to law enforcement and service to his community will never be forgotten.
Miami Police Department
End of Watch:
Sunday, May 21, 2017