The Hidalgo County sheriff’s office is investigating there first kidnapping of 2014 here are the details
Authorities say it was around 7 pm on Tuesday when two men showed up at Juan Pedro Borjas property located in the 8600 block of mile West.
Witnesses told us that one of the men was carrying a long rifle and took him in the car after a discussion.
The investigation led to a warrant being issued for the arrest of suspect Jose Juan Mendoza who is believed to be armed and dangerous.
Authorities learned that the wife of Borjas received a call shortly after notifying her he had been kidnapped and requesting an undisclosed amount of money.
No relationship between the two individuals has been found.
We don’t know the motive but the seven kidnaps we had last year and they were all related to domestic relates or drugs.
Authorities are asking for help tonight if you have any information on the whereabouts of these two men please contact crime stoppers (956) 668-TIPS (8477).
Authorities also say no criminal background has been found for either the victim or the suspect.