Suspect arrested in connection to deadly Edinburg shooting, victim identified

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Editor’s note: This story was updated with new information.

EDINBURG, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Edinburg police arrested a man after a shooting on Thursday left one man dead.

Investigators took Miguel Angel Mujica into custody on Friday around 2 p.m., according to an Edinburg PD spokesperson.

The 36-year-old was arrested at his house hours after police began the search. He is facing one count of murder.

Edinburg police officers responded to a shooting on Thursday night, where they discovered a man on the ground with a gunshot wound. The victim, 24, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police identified the victim as Milton Rodriguez, 24.

Those with information on Mujica’s whereabouts are asked to contact Edinburg police at 956-289-7700.

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