Corpus Christi, Texas
May 26, 2020
Cause of death: Shooting
Last updated: over 3 years ago
According to Corpus Christi Police Department officials, 22-year-old John Alvarado was shot in an alleged home invasion and died from his injuries.
The incident happened around 3:45 a.m. May 26 in the Misty Winds Mobile Home Park in the 5900 block of Ayers Street.
According to Corpus Christi Police Chief Michael Markle, the officers were responding to a disturbance and when officers arrived. They were advised the incident was a home invasion.
The two officers confronted the suspect inside the home, and Markle said both officers gave commands to the suspect. The suspect then pulled out a firearm and both officers shot the suspect, according to Markle.
Alvarado was transported to a hospital in San Antonio.
According to the Bexar Co. Medical Examiner's Office, Alvarado died due to multiple gunshot wounds on May 28.