HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO) — A teenage boy has succumbed to injuries sustained from a gunshot fired from another teen in Harlingen.
Harlingen police stated that Ricardo Gonzalez, 15, was taken off of life support on Tuesday and passed away.
The 16-year-old suspect, whose name has not been released, is now facing a charge of manslaughter.
On April 27, EMS were flagged down to a Burger King on Business 77 by a family that alerted authorities that a juvenile was shot.
Investigators learned that the shooting took place on Greenway Street in Harlingen earlier that day.
Police arrested a 16-year-old boy for the incident and originally charged him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
This case is under further investigation.