Two charged with capital murder for death of minor

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Beverly Casandra Garcia (left) and Braulio Villegas (right) (Source: Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office)

HIDALGO COUNTY, Texas (KVEO) — Two individuals are facing capital murder charges for the death of a minor.

According to court documents, Braulio Carrisalez Villegas and Beverly Casandra Garcia are facing several charges for causing the death of a minor and causing injury to another.

Carrisalez-Villegas is facing three counts of injury to a child, felony murder and capital murder.

Garcia is charged with capital murder, felony murder and injury to a child.

Carrisalez-Villegas and Garcia were both taken into custody in 2018 by the Elsa Police Department.

Their pre-trial is scheduled for August 17.

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