Laredo Soccer Coach Killed

On Tuesday, March 6, around 2 a.m., Jose Eduardo Salinas, Jr. was shot in the face by a hunting rifle that went off accidentally.

Salinas was a soccer coach for the Laredo Heat Soccer Club.

Police arrested David Romeo Garza, Jr. for manslaughter who reportedly was holding the gun when it fired.

He was released on bond the next day.

Salinas was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Laredo Morning Times reported on this event first.