Tag: human remains

Update on Bones found in Edcouch Septic Tank

The Hidalgo County sheriff’s Office has released new details on bones found in a septic tank in Edcouch. On July 26 FOX NEWS was in Edcouch just moments after residents reported finding bones in a septic tank behind their home. Today, Hidalgo County Sheriff Eddie Guerra announced 40-year-old, Aristeo Cervantes Junior is responsible for the murder of the yet unidentified woman that occurred over a decade ago. According to the sheriff, Cervantes’s daughter and her boyfriend who were living in the house at the time, reported finding human remains and a women’s boot in the septic tank after having...

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Nahomi Rodriguez Remains Identified

Harlingen (KFXV) — Officials confirming the human remains found four days ago in Rio Hondo, belong to 19-year-old, Nahomi Rodriguez, missing as of July of last year. Message sent by Enedina Sanchez, Nahomi’s aunt, to the people responsible for the teenager’s homicide.  Nahomi Rodriguez was last seen on July 17th — caught on surveillance video leaving work, in a gray color SUV — the identity of the driver and his relationship to her is unknown.  According to Harlingen Chief of Police, the remains found near Road 544 in Rio Hondo, belong to Rodriguez –findings that leave family members heartbroken. The...

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New Details on Human Remains found in Rio Hondo

RIO HONDO (KFXV) — There’s new details tonight after human remains were found in Rio Hondo. As of today, authorities remained on scene– making this already a more than 24-hour long investigation. Cameron County investigators, giving out new details in the discovery of bones, north of Centerline Road in rural Rio Hondo. According to police, it was a farmer who found the human remains. The discovery led to intense police activity and blocking of the road, as multiple agencies arrived on scene, including Harlingen and Brownsville who have several reports of missing people. This morning, family of Nahomi Rodriguez–...

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On the Scene: Human Remains Found in Rio Hondo

We are north of Center line road just outside of Rio Hondo where authorities appear are investigating human remains discovered nearby. As you can see, the scene is still very active with several agencies, including Brownsville, Rio Hondo, Harlingen as well as the leading agency which is the Cameron County Sheriff’s Office.  A medical examiner did confirm that a human skull was found here.  A dive team has also arrived on the scene to search a nearby canal. This is a breaking story and as such we are expecting more information about this investigation tomorrow. UPDATE...

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