CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) – Locals gathered at Molina Veteran’s Park in Corpus Christi to pay tribute to a young lady who had made quite a name for herself, not only in South Texas, but world wide!
It was on this day 16 years ago, that Selena Quintanilla Perez was fatally shot in at a local days-inn motel. It turned out that the head of her fan club , Yolanda Saldivar shot the “up and coming” superstar as part of an angry rage. The impact that Selena had on people everywhere is evidence each year at this time as people gather here to remember Selena’s life and talent. As always, a public candlelight vigil will be held at dusk.
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