The death of Selena Quintanilla Perez sent shock waves though the music industry and fans all across the world were grieving and pain-stricken at such a devastating loss. Her killer Yolanda Saldivar was arrested and charged with her murder after a standoff between her and the police. Well Yolanda has been getting “killed” off by the internet for some time now, she’s suffered her 3rd death since she’s been in prison. Texas officials have confirmed she is still alive and well in her cell where she is serving a life sentence.
Read more as reported by KSAT ABC 12:
Selena Quintanilla’s killer is still alive, according to a Texas official.
After a viewer called asking KSAT’s sister station, KPRC, to confirm if Yolanda Saldivar had been found dead in her cell, the station did some digging and learned from Robert Hurst, Texas Department of Criminal Justice public information officer, that she’s not dead.
Facebook posts and an online report are circulating saying that Saldivar is dead, but the periodic rumor is not true. She is alive and behind bars, serving a life sentence for murder.
“Yolanda Saldivar is not hospitalized. She is not dead,” Hurst said. “She is currently incarcerated at the Mountain View unit in Gatesville, Texas.”
Selena was fatally shot by Saldívar, her fan club’s president, in 1995.
Source: KSAT ABC 12