As soon as once more, the El Paso neighborhood has rallied behind the husband of a girl killed within the Aug. three Walmart capturing.
Antonio Basco received a brand new Ford Escape SUV this week, freed from cost, courtesy of Casa Ford Lincoln. The automotive he had been utilizing was stolen hours after the funeral for his spouse, Margie Reckard, and was later discovered wrecked and deserted, in line with TV station KWTV.
One other enterprise gave Basco a trailer he can use to proceed his cell car-washing enterprise. One other donor gave him a stress washer.
In a Fb publish after making the donation, the dealership wrote, “The Love of God has no borders.”
Basco’s story caught the nation’s consideration, tugging at hearts. Days earlier than his spouse was set to be buried, he instructed the funeral dwelling he had no household and was frightened few folks can be available at her memorial service.
The funeral dwelling posted on Fb, asking strangers to attend and present their assist — and hundreds did. Many waited hours in blazing heats to pay their respects.
A complete of 22 folks had been killed within the Walmart capturing. Round two dozen extra had been injured. The suspect surrendered to police and stays in jail.