Juan Antonio Gutierrez (614)

5/19/2001: When Gutierrez learned that Hayley Lazar, mother of his daughter Robin Gutierrez, made plans for Robin's birthday that interfered with his own. He attacked Robin. Neighbors called 911. Officer Curtis Adams responded. Gutierrez tried to scalp Robin. Officer Adams shot Gutierrez fatally in the neck. Lazar claimed that it was the first time Gutierrez had been abusive. Angleton Police Department celebrated Robin's birthday with her after she returned from Hermann Memorial Hospital. http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Slain-scalper-wanted-to-take-daughter-for-pizza-2040439.php

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