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6 Investigates: Why were jurors unable to agree on punishment in the Alex Torres case?

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Posted at 10:44 PM, Jul 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-23 12:16:54-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Accusations of a love triangle with deadly revenge and a boy shot and killed inside his own home - it's the case prosecutors had worked on for months.

But why wasn't it enough to convict Alex Torres’ alleged killer?

We’ll also have an exclusive interview with the Nueces County District Attorney's office about the case.

Coming up tomorrow night, we will hear from Alex's family in an exclusive interview.

Who do they blame for the case outcome? And what is their life like now?

Also, we hear more about why the case is not over.

Here's a link to our previous stories in the series.

Part 2: A bank robbery arrest provides an opening in Alex Torres' murder case.

Part 1: Part 1 of the sad saga of the death of 13-year-old Alex Torres

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