Reynosa man charged with murder in connection with Edinburg homicide investigation

1 month 4 weeks 1 day ago Thursday, August 03 2023 Aug 3, 2023 August 03, 2023 4:48 PM August 03, 2023 in News - Local

A Reynosa man was arraigned on a murder charge Thursday in connection with the investigation of a man who was found dead inside a vehicle in Edinburg last month, according to a news release. 

Edgar Ivan Gonzalez, 44, was arrested on a charge of murder Wednesday afternoon in McAllen in connection with the death of Eric Michael Garcia, according to a news release from Edinburg spokeswoman Roxanne Lerma.

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Garcia, 32, was found dead inside a vehicle on July 23 at the 3900 block of Garfield Avenue by officers with the Edinburg Police Department who responded to shots fired in the area, a release stated.

A second suspect — identified as Juan Miguel Herrera Gomez, 38, remains at large.

Gonzalez’s bond was set at $1 million.

Those with any information on Gomez’s location are urged to contact the Edinburg Police Department at 956-289-7700 or Edinburg Crime Stoppers at 956-383-8477.

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