McAllen (KFXV) — In McAllen, officials raise the charges for the undocumented Honduran an who assaulted a McAllen veteran and stole his vehicle after the veteran passed away this weekend.
In January, 32-year-old, Andres Roberto Ortiz assaulted 56-year-old, Jose Olveiro, stole his car and rolled the vehicle over at the 3100 block of west bound frontage on Highway 83. Police found Ortiz and initially charged him with aggravated assault. After Olveiro died from the wounds sustained from the assault, officials raised Ortiz’s charges to capital murder and assigned a 2 million dollar bond. We will continue to bring you more details as they are released.