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Uncertainty in El Paso Before Names of Shooting Victims Are Released

Aug 05, 2019 - The New York Times

EL PASO — Jordan Anchondo, 24, gave birth to her baby boy Paul Gilbert two months ago. At an El Paso Walmart, she gave her life to save his.

Ms. Anchondo was holding the newborn as she and her husband, Andre Anchondo, 23, shopped late on Saturday morning. A gunman stormed in, opening fire on shoppers while wearing headphones to dull the loud bursts of gunfire from his AK-47-style rifle. Ms. Anchondo shielded the baby as she was being shot. Her husband tried to shield both of them, relati...