Man found dead inside vehicle in Harlingen, suspect arrested

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 (Source: MGN Online) 

UPDATE: The Harlingen Police Department is reporting they have arrested the suspect they believe is responsible after a man was found dead inside a vehicle Thursday night. 

Officials said that investigators worked throughout the night and into the evening to identify and capture the suspect. 

Authorities said the suspect’s name will be released after appearing in front of a judge. 


Harlingen officials are investigating after finding a man dead inside a vehicle Thursday night.

According to a press release, Harlingen police responded to the 3300 Block of Adams Landing in reference to a male the had been shot.

The release states officers found a deceased Hispanic male sitting in a parked vehicle.

Authorities say the man “appeared” to have a single gunshot wound to the chest.

Officers contacted the Harlingen Police Department Major Crimes Unit to investigate the case.

The identity of the male is being withheld pending notification to the family.

Harlingen police ask that anyone with information regarding this case contact the Harlingen Area Crime Stoppers at (956) 425- 8477.

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