Luis Yair Alvarez

On April 1st, 2018 Luis Yair Alvarez was killed by police at.
Incident ID 38675
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Apr 4th, 2018
Date Updated Apr 4th, 2018
Victim
Age 22
Gender Male
Race Hispanic/Latino
Incident Location
Address 2600 block Florencia Avenue
City Brownsville
State TX
County Cameron
Incident Details
Date April 1st, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Officer
Name -
Agency -
Summary
Luis Alvarez’s mother, Esmeralda Vega, said she called police because her son was fighting with his girlfriend and wouldn't stop. According to Vega, the girlfriend wanted to leave, but Alvarez wouldn't let her. When police arrived, Alvarez went outside with a knife. Family members said both hands were up when Alvarez was shot and killed.
Sources

Texas Rangers investigating officer involved shooting

http://www.brownsvilleherald.com/news/local/texas-rangers-investigating-officer-involved-shooting/article_c5a8fe5c-36c0-11e8-8417-b3c8b62c9dfe.html

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