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Killing of Vanessa Guillén: Disappearance of a U.S. army soldier
Vanessa Guillén was a 20-year-old U.S. Army soldier who authorities believe was killed on April 22, 2020, inside a Fort Hood, Texas, armory by another enlisted soldier, Aaron David Robinson, age 20. Guillén had been missing since April 22 until dismembered pieces of her remains were found buried along the Leon River on June 30. Upon hearing about the discovery of the remains, Robinson fled Fort Hood and fatally shot himself shortly after midnight when law enforcement attempted to apprehend him in Killeen, Texas.


Family Says Vanessa Guillen Bludgeoned To Death On Army Base [Video]

Family Says Vanessa Guillen Bludgeoned To Death On Army Base

According to Vanessa Guillen's family attorney, Fort Hood Pfc. Vanessa Guillen was bludgeoned to death with a hammer in the armory room where she worked. CNN reports that attorney Natalie Khawam said..

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