Frank Deleon, 17, was arrested Monday in the murder of Diamond Alvarez, 休斯顿警方表示.
“I didn’t even ask who it was, I already knew it was him,” Alvarez’s mother, Anna Machado, 告诉 FOX26 Houston, adding that she is “in pain.”
Alvarez was killed after learning Deleon was having a romantic relationship with another girl and agreeing to meet him at a park on the 5100 block of Markwood Lane near her home, 据警察. The teen was walking her dog when she was killed.
Deleon appeared in court on Tuesday, where prosecutors said Diamond was shot 22 次, mostly in the back, 根据车站.
Prosecutors said that Deleon appeared to be planning to leave for an extended time and had a suitcase packed at the time of his arrest.
Deleon’s bond was set at $ 250,000.
“He doesn’t deserve a bond. 我不这么认为,” Machado told the station. “I don’t think that’s right. I don’t care if he had no priors. I don’t care. Whatever he did, the way he executed my daughter, and he’s walking the streets like nothing and mocking people. What kind of animal is that?”