Abel Gutierrez

Martha Gutierrez

Body Near Santa Clara County Orchard Is Mother Of Iraq Vet

The body of a missing Gilroy woman, mother of an Iraq War vet who killed his young sister before killing himself last week, was found Thursday near a well-known orchard in unincorporated Santa Clara County, according to Gilroy police.


Martha Gutierrez

Authorities Suspend Search For Missing Gilroy Woman

he search has been suspended for a missing Gilroy woman police believe may have been killed by her son, an Iraq War veteran who shot his sister before killing himself this week.



VA Hopes Gilroy Headlines Won’t Prevent Veterans From Seeking PTSD Treatment

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is hoping Thursday’s murder-suicide involving an Iraq War vet does not discourage vets with PTSD to seek treatment.


Martha Gutierrez

No Sign Of Gilroy Mother After Iraq Vet Murder-Suicide

The search continued for a missing woman whose son — 27-year-old Iraq War veteran Abel Gutierrez—is believed to have fatally shot his 11-year-old sister before turning the gun on himself in the family’s Gilroy apartment Wednesday night, police said.


Martha Gutierrez

Iraq War Vet, Young Sister Dead In Gilroy Murder-Suicide; Mother Missing

A 27-year-old Iraq War veteran was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound near the body of his sister inside their Gilroy apartment on Wednesday night, and investigators consider the case a murder-suicide, police said Thursday.