Guadalupe Gonzales Morales (384)



11/10/2000: Carolina Padilla called authorities, saying that her ex-boyfriend, Morales, was trying to break into her home for the second time. Officer Scott James responded. When he confronted Morales, Morales shot Officer James in the chest and belly with a 9mm pistol. Officer James took cover behind his patrol car and shot Morales, who was pronounced dead at San Jacinto Methodist Hospital. Officer James, who wore a bullet-resistant vest, survived his injuries. http://amarillo.com/stories/2000/11/12/tex_baytown.shtml#.Vg7Ih3pVikp

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