Young Texas Woman Tragically Shot in the Head by Her Boyfriend
A young 21-year-old Texas woman has been pronounced dead after being shot in the head by her boyfriend in the middle of a Texas desert.
SHOOTING GUNS IN THE DESERT
Karina Tobias was hanging out with friends and boyfriend, Efrain Orozco in a desert area of Texas, the pals were out in the area shooting guns.
A 911 call revealed Efrain Orozco had called telling the operator Tobias and he was out shooting in a desert area when she accidentally shot herself.
HOSPITAL DROP OFF
Orozco dropped Tobias off at a nearby hospital. The hospital called local police, who arrived shortly after and informed them Orozco had left in a pickup truck after dropping the 21-year-old Tobias off. However, Oroco reappeared back in the emergency room shortly after the police arrived.
QUESTIONED BY POLICE
Police questioned Orozco who had originally told them he unloaded his gun, handed it to Tobias, and she accidentally pulled the trigger unleashing a bullet at her.
PHONE RECORDS PAINT SOMETHING DIFFERENT
However, phone records painted a different story. It showed Orozco "standing in front of Tobias' cellphone, and then Orozco reaching down to grab a handgun, point it towards the phone and Tobias."
Orozco can be heard saying something inaudible followed by the loud sound of a gun. Tobias' cellphone then falls and the video ends.
Detectives stated it was clear that Orozco fired the handgun in "proximity directly at Tobias when he pulled the trigger."
Orozco was detained and is booked in the El Paso Jail with a half a million dollar bond.