Alejandro Fuentes Mexican singer dies from gunshot wounds to the head

He was shot inside his car during an attempted carjacking in Brighton Park in Illinois, Chicago.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
Alejandro Fuentes play

Alejandro Fuentes

(ew)
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

45-year-old popular Mexican singer Alejandro Fuentes was shot three times in the head in Illinois, Chicago.

Alejandro Fuentes play

Alejandro Fuentes

(musixmatch)

 

Also Read: Christina Grimmie - Ex 'Voice' contestant dies after getting shot at concert

BBC reports, Fuentes was shot on his birthday Thursday, June 16, 2016 outside Tras Bambalinas School, a performing arts school he owned. 

Alejandro Fuentes play

Screen shot of the incident

(ew)

Also Read: Christina Grimmie - Adam Lavine offers to pay for late singer’s funeral

He was shot inside his car during an attempted carjacking in Brighton Park in Chicago, Illinois after he refused complying with the request of the gunman who ordered him to get out of the car at gun point.

Alejandro Fuentes play

Pupils of Tras Bambalinas School in memory of Alejandro Fuentes

(ew)

 

It was further gathered that he died two days later from his injuries at Chicago’s Mount Sinai Hospital in Chicago.Alejandro Fuentes was a former finalist on Mexico’s version of 'The Voice'  singing show in 2011.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Nigeria?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2349055172167, Social Media @pulsenigeria247: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng. More information here.