BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Cameron County District Attorney Luis V. Saenz issuing this statement on the firing of one of his investigators.
“Yesterday at 11:30 am I was informed by DPS that they were conducting a DWI investigation on DA Investigator Manuel Cisneros. I immediately instructed my Chief Investigator to confirm and corroborate the information. Upon affirmatively doing so at 1:30 pm, I fired Mr. Manuel Cisneros. Once DPS completes its’ investigation, it will be turned over to an independent Attorney Pro-Tem for prosecution. My office will not have anything to do with, or say about, the investigation and prosecution.”