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4 hrs ago | via Dallas Morning News
A frame grab from the dash-cam video of Grapevine police Officer Robert W. Clark, who fatally shot an unarmed mechanic, RubA n GarcA a Villalpando, on Feb. 20. Villalpando is seen slowiy approaching the officer with hands over his head despite instructions to stay by his car. The Tarrant County Grand Jury declined to indict Clark. Comment?
Tuesday May 19 | via KURB-FM Little Rock
A Texas police officer who killed an unarmed Mexican immigrant won't face criminal charges in the shooting, a grand jury decided Monday. Police in Grapevine, Texas, had argued that an altercation erupted after Ruben Garcia Villalpando disobeyed the officer's commands during a traffic stop after a high-speed chase. Comment?
Monday May 18 | via Star-Telegram.com
Dominique Alexander, president of Next Gereration Action Network, shouts to protesters outside the Grapevine police headquarters Monday night. The protesters want an officer fired for the fatal shooting of Ruben Garcia. Comment?
Wednesday May 6 | via WFAA-TV Dallas
Grand jury reviews shooting by Grapevine officer Grand jurors hear testimony on the police shooting of an unarmed man in Tarrant County. Check out this story on WFAA.com: http://on.wfaa.com/1PpDibz A grand jury is considering charges against a Grapevine police officer after he shot and killed Ruben Villalpando on February 20, 2015. Comment?
Wednesday May 6 | via D Magazine
White House Investigating Possible ISIS Link in Garland Shooting. As Jason told you yesterday , ISIS is claiming credit for the attack this weekend in Garland. Comment?
Tuesday May 5 | via WFAA-TV Dallas
Grand jury to review Grapevine police shooting Newly-released video shows Ruben Villalpando being arrested two months before he was killed Check out this story on WFAA.com: http://on.wfaa.com/1IesaO8 LEWISVILLE - Police released new dashcam and jail video on Tuesday showing Ruben Villalpando being arrested on suspicion of aggravated driving while intoxicated in December. Villalpando, 31, was shot and killed by a Grapevine police officer two months later after a brief pursuit. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via Dallas Morning News
The dashboard camera video of the events leading up to the shooting death of an unarmed Mexican immigrant who was killed by a Grapevine police officer will be released after the grand jury's decision, officials said. A Tarrant County grand jury will begin considering the case of 31-year-old Ruben Garcia Villalpando of North Richland Hills at 9 a.m. Wednesday, said spokeswoman Samantha Jordan. Comment?
Apr 21, 2015 | via CBS Local
The family of Ruben Garcia Villapando filed suit Tuesday to get Grapevine PD to release police dash cam video of the shooting. Villapando was shot and killed on February 20, when a police chase in Grapevine ended in Euless. Comment?
Apr 15, 2015 | via Dallas Morning News
About two dozen people demonstrated outside the Tim Curry Justice Center today to call for the release of a police dash-cam video that shows the minutes leading up to the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by a Grapevine police officer. Ruben Garcia Villalpando, a 31-year-old mechanic and father of four, was killed Feb. 20 after what police described as a high-speed chase into the neighboring city of Euless. Comment?
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