Supporters of a Grapevine family say the fight isn’t over.
They rallied Monday night, calling for the firing of police officer Robert Clark, who shot and killed Ruben Garcia Villalpando, hours after the officer was cleared by a grand jury.
Dash cam video of the February 20th incident — the public is seeing for the first time — is fueling the discord. Grapevine police says it shows the officer’s actions were appropriate but Monday night about two dozen people, including a retired police officer, say the video tells them a different story.
“He took too long he should have proceeded with the process of arresting him and put him in the vehicle,” says former police officer with the Dallas County constable’s office, Johnny Gomez. He says Clark should have arrested Ruben Garcia Villalpando sooner.