Commemorating First Responder Deputy Sheriff Oscar Yovani Bolanos-Anavisca, Jr.
Fayetteville, NC – Deputy Sheriff Oscar Bolanos-Anavisca was struck and killed by a vehicle while investigating a robbery. He passed away Friday, December 16, 2022. He was 23 years old.
Deputies had completed a canine track, and Deputy Bolanos-Anavisca was walking along the roadway when a passing vehicle struck him. The driver fled the scene and was located a mile and a half from the scene. The subject was found to be intoxicated and taken into custody.
Deputy Bolanos-Anavisca was transported by ambulance to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Deputy Bolanos-Anavisca had served with the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office for two years. He is survived by his mother, father, siblings, and fiancé.
Services were entrusted to the care of Rogers & Breece Funeral Home, Fayetteville, NC.
Arnold Wilbert Corporation, Goldsboro, NC., was honored to provide the family a Stainless Steel Triune® burial vault with a Treasured Tribute image, along with a graveside service.