Jose Walter Garza (9553)



8/30/2014: Garza pulled a pellet gun, a replica of a semiautomatic weapon, on officers at a truck stop at 2 a.m. Six officers killed him with over 80 rounds. Garza had a history of schizophrenia. His grandmother was forced to change burial plans because the 80 shots had essentially removed his face. http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/police-fired-61-shots-killing-man-bb-gun-laredo-truck-stop-article-1.1930058

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