Hidalgo County authorities are investigating reports of gunshots being fired at an intersection near La Blanca.
Deputies arrived at the scene, of Mile 17 ½ North and Mile 6 West in rural La Blanca after receiving reports of gunshots around 11:30 am. While investigating the area, officers discovered several bullet casings. According to the reporting individuals, two Hispanic males in a maroon SUV fired a weapon, and then fled the scene. The vehicle is described as an older model Yukon or Tahoe, with lowered suspension. No injuries were reported in the incident. If you have any information that may aid authorities in the investigation, you’re asked to call the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Hotline at (956) 687-8477.