UPDATE: Fatal Shooting in Park Leaves Neighbors With Safety Fears

UPDATE: Fatal Shooting in Park Leaves Neighbors With Safety Fears

Police say a 23-year-old man was found fatally shot in the park. Residents now worry about the safety of their children.
UPDATE: Odessa Police have made one arrest in the the murder of Gabriel Castillo.

Cristina Renteria, 37, was arrested Wednesday and charged with tampering with evidence and making a false report.

Odessa police now search for Adolfo Renteria, 20, who's wanted for murder.

Police consider Renteria armed and dangerous. If you know where he is, call OPD.

ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) -- Police say Gabriel Castillo, 23, was found fatally shot in Floyd Gwin Park Tuesday. Now residents worry about the safety of their children.

"I thought it was fireworks at first," said witness Gavin Gilson.

But it turned out to be gunshots Tuesday evening.

"We stopped and we locked the doors and everything like that," said Gilson.

Gilson describes a scary scene.

"It was just tragic, I just saw a car sitting here, it looked like it kinda been shot up," said Gilson.

It leaves neighbors like Mercedes Medrano with one thing on her mind, the little kids.

"I'm scared for my grandkids," said Medrano.

And they won't be allowed at Floyd Gwin Park for a while.

"No, no, not for a long time," said Medrano.

And Fermin Ramirez knows the feeling, he's lived in the same house for over 50 years. It's right across the street from the scene.

"It's pretty, pretty scary, because it's too close to our homes," said Ramirez.

Ramirez worries his grandkids could have been in the park at the time of the shooting.

"They go to the park once in a while with their Grandma, just to walk around," said Ramirez.

There seems to be different theories floating around as to why a young man's life was suddenly taken.

"Maybe wrong place wrong time," said Gilson.

"It could be, drug related, gang related, I'm pretty sure it has something to do with it," said Medrano.

But Medrano feels for the victim's family.

"I feels sorry for his family, especially his parents," said Medrano.
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