Harris County Constable’s Office – Precinct 6, Texas
End of Watch Sunday, August 22, 2021
Sergeant Tomas Infante died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 while assigned to provide security and crowd control for a Back to School Giveaway at Morales Funeral Home at 2901 Canal Street in Houston.
Sergeant Infante had served with the Harris County Constable’s Office – Precinct 6 for almost 12 years. He is survived by his wife and two sons.
Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.