Assignment: Patrol District 1
Date of Birth: December 2, 1941
Appointment Date: August 1, 1963
End of Watch: December 16, 1963
On December 16th, 1963 Officer Andrew R. Morales and Officer Abraham E. Mahiko were specially assigned together that night to a burglary detail on midnight watch in the District 1 area.
Just prior to 1:25 am, Officer Morales and Officer Mahiko were patrolling the area of Cooke and Kawaiaha’o Street when they came across some suspicious males that appeared to be casing a warehouse. During the contact with these males both officers were ambushed by gunfire from multiple suspects. Both officers suffered mortal gunshot wounds.