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Uvalde Mayor Accuses State of Leaking Records To Make Local Police Look Bad

June 22, 2022The Texas Tribune
Law enforcement officers obstruct the view from members of the press during the joint funeral service for teacher Irma Garcia and her husband Joe Garcia on June 01, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas. Irma Garcia was killed in the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School and her husband died a few days later. Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images.

Law enforcement officers obstruct the view from members of the press during the joint funeral service for teacher Irma Garcia and her husband Joe Garcia on June 01, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas. Irma Garcia was killed in the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School and her husband died a few days later. Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images.


Uvalde Mayor Don McLaughlin on Tuesday accused state authorities of selectively releasing information about last month’s school shooting to scapegoat local law enforcement and intentionally leaving out details about the state’s response to the massacre.





Uvalde Mayor Don McLaughlin spoke during a City Council meeting on Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Texas Tribune photo by Kylie Cooper.





A photo of Xavier Lopez, 10, who died in the mass shooting, is placed at a makeshift memorial at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 30, 2022. Photo by Chandan Khanna/ AFP via Getty Images.





A photo of Maranda Mathis, 10, who died in the mass shooting, is placed at a makeshift memorial at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 30, 2022. Photo by Chandan Khanna/ AFP via Getty Images.





A woman cries at a makeshift memorial at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 29, 2022. Photo by Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images.








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