Born in: Galicia
Age: 50
Offspring: 2
Marital status: Married
Job: Deputy Inspector in the Security Unit of the Bilbao neighborhood of San Ignacio
Date of the attack: 06/11/1989
Place of the attack: Getxo
Guilties: Inmaculada Pacho Martín, Fernando del Olmo Vega, José Luis Martín Carmona
Weapon: Bomb attached to the underside of the car
Killed by: ETA


At around 7 am, Eladio Rodríguez García started his vehicle to go to work. At that moment, an explosive device attached to the underside exploded. It had been planted by members of the Vizcaya unit of ETA. The inspector was killed instantly by the blast.

He had left his home with the 15-year-old son of the woman with whom he was living. However, the boy had gone back to get an umbrella, and was unharmed.