Meet Irma Garcia and Eva Mireless
A mass shooting at a Texas elementary school Tuesday left at least 19 children and two teachers dead after an armed 18-year-old came onto the campus and opened fire.
Here is a timeline of how events unfolded on Tuesday, May 24.
Among the three adults who were killed in the shooting at Robb Elementary School in Texas is Eva Mireles and Irma Garcia, who were teachers of Robb Elementary School
Who is Eva Mireless?
Eva Mireles. The 4th grade teacher who was murdered in Uvalde, Texas today.
From her aunt, Lydia Martinez Delgado: “I’m furious that these shooting continue, these children are innocent, rifles should not be easily available to all.”
Eva Mireless wsa shot whiles protecting her students.
Eva Mireles was 43 years old and taught fourth grade special education and had worked for 17 years in the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District in Uvalde, Texas.
According to her profile available on the official website of the school where she worked, it is assumed that she was married to Rubén Ruiz, an officer of the local police department, and was also the mother of a young woman named Adalynn, whom she mentioned had graduated from college.
Aside from her school activities, Eva enjoyed running, hiking and biking.
In addition, she boasted that she was a pet lover, as she had three dogs: Callie, Kane and Koda.