Lubbock Police now have a third homicide case for 2006, only this one is already solved.
43-year-old Ron Vecchio died Wednesday of complications from a gunshot wound he received in 1988. Back then, he was bouncer at a nightclub called Rumors on north University. He was shot during an altercation between two brothers outside the club. The bullet became lodged in his spinal cord, paralyzing him from the waist down.
According to Lubbock Police Sergeant John Gomez, the two brothers Rodolfo and Roy Ramos, were both convicted of attempted murder, served their time, and have since been released. The men can not be re-tried. The case is now considered closed.
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