Cayla Campos Wik
A young woman Cayla Campos who was playing Pokémon Go on her phone was shot dead after witnessing a robbery while playing the game. Cayla Campos, 21, was with her boyfriend, Sidney, on Friday night near Bianchetti Park in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
A young woman who was playing Pokémon Go on her phone ended up being shot and killed after witnessing a robbery while playing the game.
— Newsypeople (@newsypeople) October 22, 2019
Cayla Campos Age
She was 21 years old.
Detectives investigating robbery tied to fatal N Mexico shooting. Cayla Campos, 21, playing Pokémon Go, wth boyfriend whn they witnessed robbery committed in Albuquerque prk. Whn Campos tried leave scene, multiple shots fired into her car. She crashed- struck in back of head. pic.twitter.com/PLgJMHb5CK
— Blanche V. Mercaldi (@tammytabby) October 22, 2019
Cayla Campos Death
Campos spotted two people in the area robbing someone who was sitting in their car.
As she turned around to drive away, a number of shots were fired into her own vehicle according to KRQE.
She was hit by one of the bullets in the back of her neck and ended up crashing her car into an empty home. She later died from her injuries.
No one has yet been arrested in connection with the killing and police are asking for the public’s help in identifying possible suspects.
Police say 21-year-old Cayla Campos was playing Pokemon Go near an Albuquerque park when she was shot to death after witnessing a suspected armed robbery.
Police are reviewing surveillance video as they search for the killer.https://t.co/62f1PDo8ak
— Lysée Mitri (@LyseeMitri) October 21, 2019
Cayla Campos Father
In a Facebook post, Campos’s father called his daughter a ‘very special person’ who was ‘murdered in cold blood’.
‘You’ll never leave my mind baby! I don’t know how to live without you,’ her father wrote in the heartbreaking message.
Cayla Campos Cousin
Campos’s cousin said she was the ‘sister I never had’ who was ‘so beautiful and kind and loving.’
‘I don’t understand and I’m so sad and I’m angry and I wish you [were] still here,’ her cousin wrote. ‘My heart is broken, and that’s an understatement. We were supposed to go on so many more adventures.’
Campos close to her apartment when she was shot and doing what she does every night.
Cayla Campos, 21, was playing Pokémon Go with her boyfriend when the two witnessed a robbery being committed near Bianchetti Park Saturday night. https://t.co/EaSwDCK4zd
— KOB 4 (@KOB4) October 20, 2019
Cayla Campos Boy Friend
Her and her boyfriend always make a loop around this park before they go home and play Pokemon Go because their apartment is literally right there,’ friend Cody Bell said to KRQE.
‘I am really trying hard not to break down right now,’ Bell said. ‘I feel like there is a piece of me that is missing now.’
‘She has helped me through everything, and she has always been there,’ Bell continued. ‘Now, she is gone.’
‘She was just such an amazing person. She was my closest friend. I am just devastated that she is gone.’
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