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Valley native killed in Corpus Christi by boyfriend’s ex

January 5, 2019

Alexandra Winfree, a 21-year-old former Sharyland High School student, died in Corpus Christi Wednesday after suffering a gunshot wound on Saturday following a physical altercation with her boyfriend and his “ex-spouse,” according to reporting by the Caller Times.

Thelma Villarreal, 32, was arrested and charged with murder.

“A physical altercation occurred between all three parties with statements concluding (Villarreal) was the aggressor,” according to documents obtained by the paper. “When Alexandra approached Thelma’s vehicle from the passenger (side) she was shot one time in the chest from a (Kel Tec) .380 pistol by Thelma. Thelma then fled the scene in her vehicle.”

Winfree’s funeral is planned for 11 a.m. Saturday in Mission.

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