Rene Francisco Najera (14258)

4/23/2012: At 12:28 p.m., Odessa police officers went to Najera's house to serve three felony and two misdemeanor warrants. Shots were fired inside the house. The officers retreated, evacuated nearby houses and blocked off nearby streets. Local law enforcement from multiple agencies responded. Negotiators tried to reason with Najera. At 5:15 p.m., Odessa SWAT gassed the house. Najera left the house and fatally shot himself. The Texas Ranger Division investigated.

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