EDINBURG, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) has made an arrest in connection to a shooting at a bar in Edinburg that left one dead, and another injured.
Hidalgo County Sheriff Eddie Guerra said they will be charging Alexandro Cruz, 28 with one count of murder and one count of criminal attempted murder in connection to the case.
Cruz is awaiting arraignment.
According to a social media post by Sheriff Eddie Guerra, the incident happened Monday at around 12:55 a.m. at the Los Amigos Bar.
Sheriff Eddie Guerra said deputies were dispatched to the location south of Ramseyer on Brushline Road to reports of gunshots. It was reported that two individuals were involved in an altercation and gunfire was exchanged.
When deputies arrived, they located two individuals with gunshot wounds. One was dead and the other was transported to a local hospital in critical but stable condition.
Officials have now arrested a person of interest in the case.
This investigation is ongoing.