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Identity revealed of a person found dead in Edinburg

New details in a story we brought you yesterday..the identity of a person found dead in edinburg has been revealed. Yesterday we brought you exclusive images of the scene on Davis Street. Where police removed what was believed to be a male cadaver. Authorities confirm today the body removed was female. The woman from McAllen is identified as 46 year old, Norma Varela who investigators allege could have died from an overdose. An autopsy and toxicology report are pending. We’ll keep you updated as reports are shared with...

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McAllen Police Identify Man Found Dead

McAllen (KFXV) — Police in McAllen are investigating a death reported over the weekend, and have now identified the person found. According to investigators with the Mcallen Police Department, the incident occurred on the 2300 block of west Iris Avenue. Police responded to reports of a deceased man — identified as 25-year-old, Hector Issael Holguin — in an apartment complex around 2 in the afternoon. Authorities say the body showed signs of injury, and possible violence. We will bring you more information as it is made...

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Donna Police Investigating Man Found Dead in Orchard

Donna (KFXV) — A man’s body was discovered in an orchard in Donna. According to officials, a resident of the area found the body in an orchard in a rural part of Donna located near the 600 block of South Val Verde road early in the morning. Police say they have not identified the person as of yet, but believe him to be a young adult. Fox News cameras were there as investigators collected evidence, and shut down the surrounding...

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Brownsville Fire Crews Find Dead Man While Battling Blaze

Brownsville (KFXV) — Police investigate how a man turned up dead inside a burning home. FOX NEWS spoke to authorities. Police identify the victim as 54-year-old, Antonio Villarreal – fire crews made the discovery in one of the home’s bedrooms. The Brownsville Fire Department responded to a call yesterday around 5 pm after receiving a report of smoke at a house on the 30th block of Pinar Del Rio Avenue – now this inside the Brownsville Country Club’s neighborhood. Upon arrival they discovered flames broke out in one of the bedrooms. Authorities did not say if the man may...

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Man Dies in Custody; Police Investigating

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — Authorities are investigating the death of a man at a local city jail. Edinburg police have requested help from the sheriff’s office in investigating the death of man in their custody. Thirty-year-old, Christopher Reyes, was placed in custody Sunday morning, after officers responded to a 911 call from a family member. During his apprehension, Reyes was transported to a local hospital where he died that afternoon. As standard protocol, the agency contacted the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office to investigate the incident. Once on scene, the department’s investigators secured witness statements, video recording from body cameras...

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