October 23, 2021


Beyond law

Household of lady seen in viral video clip with law enforcement requires transparency

HOUSTON – The family members of a lady witnessed in a viral video clip with regulation enforcement is inquiring for the Harris County sheriff for transparency and solutions they say they should have as to what led up to the arrest.

Ester Gonzalez’s relatives and Ceasar Espinosa, executive director of FIEL, talked over the movie which purports to show an interaction involving Gonzalez and deputies with the Harris County Sheriff’s Place of work.

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Espinosa said Gonzalez, whose loved ones identifies as Iris Calderon, stated she was a previous DACA receiver and simply because of a few of difficulties in her existence, she was unable to renew her operate permit as of January. He explained she was in an altercation with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office environment and the household wants transparency into what led up to her arrest. Espinosa claimed as of Friday, they have no been ready to see Iris, discuss with her or know her issue.


He reported Iris has experienced from psychological wellbeing difficulties considering that the age of 16 and has been identified formerly with schizophrenia and bipolar problem. The loved ones also told Espinosa due to her psychological wellbeing challenges, she goes by different names. Espinosa reported simply because of the family’s immigration position and other troubles, associates have not been able to get her the assistance she desires. He stated the family is worried simply because they really do not know Iris’s condition of intellect.

”Images in the movies are fairly disturbing,” Espinosa stated.

He reported the loved ones feels officers used too much use of pressure versus Iris and would like to know what led up to her arrest and the altercation amongst officers. He stated in the video clip, Isis was strike and kicked by an officer. Espinosa reported Iris did not exhibit up for her courtroom listening to and fears she may perhaps be bodily harmed.

He reported so far, Iris is charged with not providing her identification, resisting arrest and most likely assaulting an officer.


Look at KPRC 2′s report which involves the incident underneath:

2 police encounters beneath investigation in Houston place

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