The Tragedy in Uvalde, Texas
Our Thoughts Turn To Uvalde, Texas
This week was especially depressing for all Texans. It shook all of us to our cores.
The murder of 19 students and 2 teachers in Uvalde, Texas has affected every parent and grandparent in Texas, and in the United States.
We are left still wondering how a tight knit family community, like little Uvalde, Texas could fall victim to this heinous crime.
And there are so many questions about responsibility, mistakes made, and how to avoid this ever happening again in our community.
This terrible story is going to be in the headlines for a very long time.
Every day new facts and new interviews are topping our newscasts, and the stories are getting worse.
Detective Daniel Gomez, his family, and his crew at the Gomez Detective Agency, in Dallas, want everyone affected by this horrific tragedy to know that our prayers and love are going out to you. We want the city of Uvalde and its residents to know that we are so deeply saddened by your losses. We cannot begin to know what you are going through, but Detective Gomez wants everyone in Uvalde to know that he is thinking of you.
We will continue to try and assist those affected, whether through donations, prayers, activism, or just being there to listen. You do not have to go through this alone.
Detective Daniel Gomez also wants everyone to know that we all must be vigilant to our surroundings.. If someone is making threats against others, you must report it. See something, say something.
If you are in need of someone to talk to, or you know someone that need a little assistance:
National Mental Health Hotline 866-903-3787
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255
Detective Gomez also recommends that anyone that wants to donate to one of the many GoFundme accounts for Uvalde, please use the following link:
This is a hub that has been set up by the wonderful folks at GoFundMe, to verify real campaigns, and weed out the scams and bad actors.