In Cameron County one person is behind bars after two bodies were found inside his residence.
According to Brownsville police, it was a foul odor that let police to the 2600 block of Frankfurt St. late this afternoon.
As officers searched the home, they found the decomposing bodies of a woman and a child inside.
At this moment it is still not clear how they died or if they are related but an autopsy has been ordered to determine their exact cause of death.
Police tell FOX 2 NEWS that a man who was found hiding in a nearby yard has been taken into custody.
It is still unknown how he knew the woman or the child but police believe the deaths may have been an act of domestic violence.
No further information has been released as the case remains under investigation.