Tag: murder

New audio recordings presented in Melissa Patterson Trial

An investigator in the case went deeper into conversations between Melissa Patterson and a housekeeper, who was there in the final moments of Martin Knell. Patterson told the housekeeper of Comfort House in the recordings to stay outside while Patterson was in the room with Martin Knell moments before his death. Wednesday, the investigator presented audio recordings of a conversation between the two. It was used as evidence against Patterson today in the fourth week of the trial. Christopher Calloway, a Texas Ranger who was investigating the case since 2015, was the one who recorded the audio between the...

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Second Suspect Sought in Strip Club Murder Case

New details in a homicide case after a man is murdered at a gentlemen’s club. 41 year old, Miguel Angel Uvalle received a million dollar bond from Justice Of The Peace, Marcos Ochoa for a charge of homicide. Uvalle was first only investigated as a person of interest in the death of Angel Sanchez but today, he faces serious accusations. Authorities are looking for a second suspect identified as 22 year old, Gabriel Hernandez. If you have any information on this case, call Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at ​​(956)...

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Woman accused of Capital Murder in 2015 on trial

A woman accused of capital murder in 2015 is now on trial. Monica Melissa Patterson is accused of the homicide of 96 year old, Martin Knell. She allegedly murdered knell by choking him when she was employed at The Comfort House in McAllen. Reports indicate Angel Mario Garza who works with Patterson, lied to the authorities about what happened. The jury was selected out of a group of 250 people. It is expected trial will continue Tuesday, tomorrow...

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Jose Dominguez Arraigned for Elsa Murder of Sandra Beltran

Thirty-four year old, jose R. Dominguez was arraigned in the murder of Sandra Beltran earlier this morning. Beltran’s body was found stabbed to death inside her apartment in Elsa. Dominguez was charged with capital murder in the death of the forty-nine year old woman. According to Elsa Police Chief Primitivo Rodriguez, one of his officers was called about a child roaming the streets. When the officer arrived, the child informed the officer about his grandmother and that’s when Beltran’s body was discovered. Beltran was found to have been stabbed fifty times. Rodriguez tells us that they enlisted the help...

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