CCSO: Second arrest made for murder of man found in Cameron Park


(Source: Cameron County Sheriff’s Office)

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated.

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (KVEO) — The Cameron County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) has made a second arrest in the murder investigation of a man found in Cameron Park.

Officials arrested Rogelio Mendiola for the murder of Genaro Urbano Gomez Castillo.

Castillo was found dead in Cameron Park on Friday, May 21.

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According to Cameron County Sheriff Eric Garza, officials were responding to a welfare check when they found Castilo’s body.

No other details of Mendiola’s arrest have been released.

On May 27, authorities arrested another suspect at a home.

 Ruben Torres was arrested after his warrant was served.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Cameron County Crime Stoppers at 956-350-5551.

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