Did cop shooter text Mt. Vernon mayor during standoff?
Originally aired: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Rivas, a gang member who is in jail and facing attempted first degree murder charges from the shooting that Officer Mike McClaughry blind, admitted in text messages to a person identified as "Christa Jill Boudreau" that he expected to die that night after officers surrounded the house. "Come 2 my house 824 N LAVENTURE," Rivas texted at 7:42 p.m. on Dec. 15 investigation documents reveal. What followed, documents say, was this exchange from a phone identified as belonging to a Christa Jill Boudreau, who also is listed as a witness in the case: