The murderer of beloved tejano queen, Selena Perez, has been found dead in her prison cell of what is believed to be natural causes.
Yolanda Saldivar admitted to the killing in 1995, and was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole. She has since called the Mountain View Unit in Gatesville, Texas, home.
“BREAKING – After spending nearly 20 years in prison for the murder of beloved Tejano superstar, Selena Quintanilla Perez, Yolanda Saldivar was found dead in her cell by deputies during a routine walk through of the Mountain View unit in Gatesville, Texas. Attempts to resuscitate Saldivar proved futile as she appeared to have been dead for several hours before discovery. Cause of death will be announced pending autopsy and toxicology reports.
It had been rumored that Saldivar had been suffering from kidney ailments in recent years, and was reported to have had been petitioning for an early release.”