Standoff with barricaded man ends, 25-year-old takes his own life
The standoff that started around 12:30 with a 25-year-old barricaded in his home on Military Road has ended with that man taking his own life.
According to the Peñitas police, the incident started with a domestic violence dispute involving a 25-year-old man and his wife.
When the officials arrived to the scene, they found the man had barricaded himself.
The man's wife was able to get out of the home safely before police arrived.
The Hidalgo County Sheriff Crime Scene Unit will be taking over the investigation.
Census telethon and $10,000 raffle starts today for Rio Grande Valley residents
McAllen teams up with school district to boost census response rates
Judge hears case in legal dispute over the allowance of food trucks...
Time magazine lists Sister Norma Pimentel among world's 100 most influential people
Conflicting posts from CDC raise questions, local doctor explains