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Dominique Calata biography: 10 things about US Army veteran from Spanaway, Washington


Dominique “Dom” B. Calata was a resident of Washington, United States. Here are 10 more things about him:


  1. He lived in Spanaway, Pierce County, Washington.
  2. Aside from Spanaway, he lived in other parts of Washington including Puyallup and Tacoma.
  3. He graduated from Pacific Lutheran University in Parkland, Pierce County.
  4. He served in the U.S. Army for five years.
  5. In 2014, he joined the Washington National Guard. In the same year, he joined the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department and was assigned to patrol with the Edgewood Police Department in Edgewood, Pierce County.
  6. In 2016, he graduated from the police academy.
  7. In 2017, his wife gave birth to their son. In the same year, he joined the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department’s Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team.
  8. On March 15, 2022, he and his fellow members of the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department’s SWAT Team were serving an arrest warrant to an assault suspect, 40, in a mobile home park near in Spanaway when he was shot in the head by the suspect. He was transported to St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma.
  9. On March 16, 2022, he died at St. Joseph Medical Center. His organs were donated.
  10. He died at the age of 35.

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