BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Cameron County Sheriff’s Department has made an arrest tied to last week’s murder of a Cameron Park man.

Juan Carlos Alvarez, 17, was taken into custody Monday morning on charges of first degree murder.

On Tuesday, March 14, authorities found 21-year-old Andrew Lee Torres shot to death in a car.

“It appears that an altercation occurred in the vehicle with an unidentified passenger,” Cameron County Sheriff Eric Garza said at the time.

Alvarez is currently booked at Carrizalez-Rucker Detention Center.

ValleyCentral will update the story as more information becomes available.