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Veteran Richmond Police officer dies of sudden heart attack

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Detective LaMonte Tucker (Source: Richmond Police Dept.) Detective LaMonte Tucker (Source: Richmond Police Dept.)
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

A veteran Richmond Police Department detective died suddenly Monday of a heart attack at the age of 45.

Detective LaMonte Tucker is survived by his wife and two children. Richmond Police sent their thoughts and prayers to the family on their Facebook page.

Detective Tucker spent 16-years with the RPD, beginning in the 2nd Precinct and ending in the Major Crimes Division's Youth and Family Crimes Unit. He spent time cleaning Richmond's streets of narcotics, gangs and illegal guns.

Funeral arrangements have not yet been announced.

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