FC: Selena Quintanilla By: Olivia and Taylor
1: Selena Quintanila was going to visit her fan club manager, Yolanda Saldívar, at the Days Inn Hotel to get the money she had taken from the fans back. Yolanda drew a pistol from her purse and aimed it at her. Selena tried to run from her and Yolanda shot her in the shoulder. She collapsed in the lobby of the hotel and the clerk called 911. In the ambulance Selena died of blood loss on March 31, 1995 at 1:05 p.m. Selean was pregnant when she was killed
3: After Yolanda Saldívar murdered Selena, she was charged with first-degree murder and she was sentenced to life in prison. Yolanda has to be isolated in prison because of death threats from inmates. Saldívar is currently serving her life sentence at the Mountain View Unit in Gatesville, Texas. She may have a two hour visits with family or friends per week. When Saldívar was being questioned about the murder, she claimed that the gun "accidentally went off". Yolanda is eligible for parole on March 30, 2025.
5: He won a Grammy with his band for a song he wrote for Selena called "best I can"at the 2000 Grammy awards. After his band disbanded him, he joined Abie Quintanilla's band, Los Kumbia KIngs. After everyoine left that band Abie Started a new band, Kumbia All Stars. The Los Dinos performed together at the Selena ¡VIVE! tribute concert on April 7, 2005. Chris Pérez remarried to Venessan Villanueva but in April 2008, Venessa Villanueva filed for divorce from Chris Pérez. Chris has two children, Cassie and Noah with Vanessa. On March 6, 2012 Chris wrote a book called "To Selena, with Love, which has been written in Spanish and English.
7: In memory of Selena Quintanilla there was a statue built at Corpus Christi. Her grave memorial has a statue og her face and a plaque underneath it in memory of. There are also many websites about Selena and her memory.
10: Sources http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yolanda_Sald%C3%ADvar http://www.allvoices.com/contributed-news/6577069-yolanda-saldivars-motives-behind-selena-quintanilla-murder-remains-obsucre http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_P%C3%A9rez http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=1460 http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0886852.html#ixzz289BtCjvS http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=1460