Mayor's Office

Press Release

 

MAYOR PARKER'S STATEMENT ON OFFICER MANI

 

May 19, 2010 -- Mayor Annise Parker released the following statement regarding the passing of Houston Police Officer Eydelmen Mani, a seven-year veteran of the department:

 

“My sincere condolences go out to Officer Mani’s family for their tragic loss today. He fought for his life for many hours since very early this morning, and knew he had the support of the entire Houston police force behind him. His perseverance to protect and serve for the greater good of the entire Houston community will be remembered by us all. May he now rest in peace.”

 

Officer Mani is survived by his wife and 3-year-old child.