Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officer who survived after being trapped in rubble for more than half a day during the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks.
At the time of 9/11, he had just begun his police career and was working at the Port Authority Bus Terminal.
He was awarded the Port Authority Police Department Medal of Honor.
He emigrated from Colombia to New York City when he was young.
He was portrayed by Michael Pena in the 2006 film World Trade Center.