39-Year-Old Man Charged in Mission Murder Case
EDINBURG – The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office said a 39-year-old man is facing murder charges for his alleged role in the October murder of a man in Mission.
Jose Luis Gutierrez Villarreal was charged Wednesday at the Hidalgo County Adult Detention Center.
Gerardo Alberto Martinez Gomez, 38, was shot and killed at his home in October. An autopsy showed he died of a bullet wound to the head.
His body was found lying against a fence.
The other suspect in the case, Michael Valle Chavez, remains at large. Authorities believe he may have fled to Mexico.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at (956) 668-8477.
Giving Tuesday: Edinburg Boys and Girls club receives donation to close digital...
Korean war veteran receives housing assistance
Gov. Abbott meets with supporters in Edinburg
FDA health panel backs Merck COVID-19 antiviral pill
Edinburg CISD students receiving Covid vaccines at district vaccine clinics