RPT-El Paso shopper, recently arrived from Mexico, took a bullet for his wife

RPT-El Paso shopper, recently arrived from Mexico, took a bullet for his wifeJuan de Dios Velazquez had only moved to El Paso, Texas, with his wife Estela Nicolasa from Ciudad Juarez, just across the border in Mexico, six months before they were caught in Saturday’s mass shooting at a Walmart store. Juan de Dios, 77, and Estela, 65, were about to enter the store to buy groceries, just like any normal day, when shots rang out, according to their niece Norma Ramos. “He was arriving at the store when he was shot at close range and the bullet passed through him and hit my aunt Estela,” Ramos told Reuters in a phone interview from Ciudad Juarez, where she lives.



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