Suit claims Texas cop used phone before crash

Sgt. Gabriel Trevino sent a text from his work phone before a crash that killed a woman


San Antonio Express-News

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The family of a woman killed in an officer-involved crash earlier this month claimed in a wrongful death lawsuit filed Tuesday that former police spokesman Sgt. Gabriel Trevino was using his cell phone at the time of the crash.

According to records obtained from the city, Trevino sent a text from his work phone at 12:12 a.m. and received two messages at 12:14 a.m.

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