Posted: Feb 7, 2014 7:44 AM
Updated: Feb 7, 2014 7:56 AM
MCALLEN - A Customs and Border Protection agent is in custody after an early morning shooting. The shooting happened on the 5400 block of North 15th Street around 2:30 a.m.
Lt. Joel Morales of the McAllen Police Department said the agent is accused of shooting his girlfriend's brother. The victim is recovering in the hospital. We're told he has injuries to his head and is listed in stable condition.
The alleged shooter was detained at the Falfurrias checkpoint.