Tag: neighbors

Body found in Pharr Home

Pharr (KFXV) – Over the weekend, police responded to the discovery of a body inside of a home near the intersection of Evans Road and dogwood. According to neighbors the bad odor caused them to report the incident. Fox has contacted the department for official information regarding the incident, but they have yet to respond. As of yet, no information regarding the identity of the person has been released. However neighbors also commented the individual who resides there is possibly in his sixties. We’ll bring you updates as they are made available. Body Found in Home Body Found...

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Brownsville Police Search for Suspect in Murder

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — In Brownsville, a 50-year-old man is found dead with gunshot wound to his head at his business. Authorities remained at the scene throughout the day gathering evidence and interviewing neighbors. Brownsville police identified the victim as 50-year-old Jose Guadalupe Martinez. Martinez’ body was found in his place of business faced down with an injury, which according to authorities appears to be a gunshot wound to the head. The death is being investigated as a homicide. One nearby resident tells us what he saw. Police responded to a call at 7:50 pm Wednesday evening about a body...

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9-11 Call Played in Trial of Former CBP Officer

Edinburg (KFXV) — We begin tonight with the latest developments in an attempted murder case against a former Customs and Border Protection Officer. Today, jurors heard the testimony of four people– including officials from the McAllen Police Department. Part of the evidence released to the jury, are several 9-11 phone calls made by friends and neighbors of the victim. Cristela Guerra emotionally recalled the events of February 7, 2014– in which her brother was allegedly shot by Randal Wayne Sutterfield — a former CBP Officer — whom she had a relationship with at the time of the incident. The...

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Man Shot During Cook-Out in North Edinburg

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — Hidalgo County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a shooting at 7900 Hallam Avenue in a rural area of north Edinburg. According to the sheriff’s office, the incident happened around one this morning, when a man entered the property as a group of neighbors were bar-b-cuing and shot a person. Police say the 19-year-old suspect, asked for money, and the keys for a car when he shot a 41-year-old man and ran off. Police arrived and the victim was transported to an area hospital in critical condition. The suspect is described as a Spanish-speaking, slim built male,...

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Wheelchair Fire Ruled Cause of Death of Elderly Woman

McAllen (KFXV) — Authorities are now releasing the identity of woman who died after suffering severe burn injuries. Fox News was first on scene and brought you these images the moment the body was being transported to medical examiners. The woman has been identified as 83-year old Jeanette Richardson Hawkings. We spoke to neighbors who say she lived alone and often kept to herself. It all happened at the 1500 block of West Fern Street in McAllen. Authorities say Hawkings was out in her backyard and still in flames when officials arrived at her home. But it was too...

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