Tag: Ivan Reyes

Officials Asks For Explanation on Murder Sentence

Cameron County (KFXV) — Law enforcement asking for an explanation from the court that sentenced Marco Antonio Gonzalez to five years of prison for capital murder. After a six day trial, Gonzalez was found guilty on nine different counts including the capital murder of Ivan Reyes. The Chief of Police asking the D.A. in a meeting today what went wrong. The jury and judge allegedly admitting to making an error and causing a miscommunication between themselves during the sentencing hearing. The jury thought the judge would sentence Gonzalez 5 years for each count but only sentenced him to five...

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Capital Murder Guilty Verdict For Gonzalez

Brownsville (KFXV) — After five days on trial and four hours of deliberation, a verdict has been reached in the case against Marco Antonio Gonzalez Gonzalez was found guilty of capital murder by a 12 member jury. Authorities said Gonzalez killed Ivan Reyes at the home of his ex-lover Monica Robles, who he allegedly held at gunpoint in a police standoff that spanned seven hours, according to authorities. A state district judge has scheduled a hearing for tomorrow where Gonzalez will be...

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Barricaded Himself Inside Brownsville Home, Now Facing Murder Charges

BROWNSVILLE – A man who barricaded himself inside a Brownsville home earlier this month is facing multiple charges including murder. Brownsville police say 31 year old Marco Antonio Gonzalez was arraigned at the hospital and charged with murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, aggravated assault on a public servant and aggravated kidnapping stemming from a barricade situation. Gonzalez suffered a self inflicted gunshot wound on June 4th after he barricaded himself at a home on the 200 block of Orchid Path. Investigators say Gonzalez took his former common law wife Monica Robles hostage after shooting her current boyfriend,...

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Shooting Update: Victim Shot in the Head, Chest

There are new details regarding a man who was killed during a standoff last week in Cameron County. Authorities have released preliminary autopsy results for the man killed by Marco Antonio Gonzalez, the man who spent more than eight hours barricaded inside a home on Orchid Path in Brownsville The victim, identified as Ivan Reyes, died after being shot twice, once in the head and once in the chest. The suspect remains hospitalized after shooting himself in the stomach. No word on when he will face charges with Reyes’...

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Brownsville Standoff Suspect Remains Hospitalized

In Cameron County, Brownsville authorities are guarding the hospital room where the suspect involved in an eight-hour standoff remains under supervision after a self-inflicted gunshot wound. As we advised you yesterday, the standoff, apparently stemming from a love triangle, started around 9:30 a.m. At a residence located on orchid path and Raintree path in N. Brownsville. The suspect identified as Marco Antonio Gonzalez fatally shot 31-year-old Ivan Reyes, identified as his ex-girlfriend’s current boyfriend. Gonzalez also held his ex-girlfriend, Monica Lizette Robles, hostage during the standoff situation. Robles was able to flee and is now assisting authorities in this...

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