Harlingen resident charged with first-degree murder after man dies from gunshot

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Credit: Harlingen Police Department

Editor’s note: this story has been updated with new details from police.

HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO) — The Harlingen Police Department has one man in custody in connection to a homicide that took place on Thursday.

According to officials, 56-year-old Pablo Vuittonet was found with a gunshot wound on his chest on North Commerce Street in Harlingen at 4 p.m. on Thursday.

Emergency personnel transported Vuittonet to the hospital where he later died of his injuries.

During an initial investigation, police arrested a 66-year-old Jose Baldemar Gonzalez in connection to Vuittonet’s death.

Gonzalez was charged with first degree murder and was given a $1 million bond.

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