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Timestamp8/21/14 10:48
Date Searched21-Feb-11
StateTX - Texas
CountyHarris
CityHouston
Victim NameOmar Ventura
Victim's Age29
Victim's GenderMale
RaceUnknown
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
WeaponUnarmed
SummaryOmar Ventura was outside a bar at the same time off-duty Officer Jose Coronado was leaving. In the parking lot, police say there was some sort of fight and Coronado ended up shooting his weapon more than one time. The officer claims he fired his weapon in self-defense because Ventura threatened to shoot him first. Ventura was shot once in the abdomen and was pronounced dead at Ben Taub Hospital.
Source Linkhttp://abc13.com/archive/7969740/
Name of Officer or OfficersJose Coronado
ShootingsYes
County StateHarris TX - Texas
City StateHouston TX - Texas
Year2011