Gallardo indicted, charged with murder of girlfriend, Yvette Ell - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Gallardo indicted, charged with murder of girlfriend, Yvette Ellis

Juan Carlos Gallardo, 45 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center) Juan Carlos Gallardo, 45 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

A Lubbock grand jury indicted 45-year-old Juan Gallardo and charged him with the murder of his girlfriend, 28-year-old Yvette Ellis, on Tuesday.

Homicide investigators found her shot to death on Jan. in the 1600 block of 58th Street.

Police believe Gallardo and Ellis were having a verbal argument when a gun was brought out.

The two were struggling over it when it discharged, hitting and killing Ellis.

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