One man dead, two arrested after Edinburg shooting

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EDINBURG, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Edinburg Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred early Sunday morning.

On Sunday, police responded to the 3800 block of Sarah Evans Street just before 2:30 a.m. in reference to shots being fired.

When officers arrived, they discovered a man, Anthony Maldonado, 23, with a gunshot wound lying dead in the alleyway.

Investigators were told by witnesses that they heard several gunshots and saw a black car speeding away from the scene turning south on MonMack Road. Authorities believe the vehicle may be an older model Chevy Malibu.

Police have taken two people into custody for their connection to this incident. One of the individuals will be charged with murder and the other will be charged with hindering an apprehension or prosecution. Their identities will be released when they are arraigned on Tuesday.

This incident is still under investigation.

Anyone with information on this incident is being urged to call Edinburg Police at (956) 289-7700.

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