AUSTIN: Mourners Crave Justice at Vigil for Slain Working Mother, Revolutionaries Unite with Family to Keep Police Out

Photo: Mourners of Veneranda Martinez embrace at a vigil held on Wednesday evening. By Mike Talavera On December 11, a few hundred people gathered at a Montopolis lot in East Austin for a vigil commemorating the life of Veneranda Martinez-Gutierrez, the working mother of three who was killed last week by her estranged husband at the Riverside gas station where she sold tamales. The Austin … Continue reading AUSTIN: Mourners Crave Justice at Vigil for Slain Working Mother, Revolutionaries Unite with Family to Keep Police Out

AUSTIN: Revolutionaries Hold Vigil for Veneranda Martinez, Working Single Mother Killed in Murder-Suicide

Photo: Former customers of Veneranda Martinez-Gutierrez kneel in front of a memorial constructed at the site of her death. By David Martinez On Sunday night in East Austin, women revolutionaries and community members held a vigil for Veneranda Martinez-Gutierrez, a single mother of three who was shot by her estranged husband, Florencio Barron, at a gas station in the East Riverside neighborhood. After he shot … Continue reading AUSTIN: Revolutionaries Hold Vigil for Veneranda Martinez, Working Single Mother Killed in Murder-Suicide