Shooting in McAllen leaves one man dead, another in custody

UPDATE: McAllen police said the man who was shot earlier Monday has died as a result of injuries.

His identity has not been released pending family notification.

The suspect, Vicente Coronado, 23, is in custody and pending charges as police continue to investigate the shooting.


Original article follows:

McALLEN — McAllen police have one man in custody after a shooting here Monday morning.

McAllen Police Lieutenant Joel Morales said one unidentified man is in custody after a shooting in the 1500 block of South 8th Street in McAllen left one man suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

Morales would not release the names of the suspect or victim, but said the call for service came in around 11 a.m. Monday.

Morales said the victim was taken to an area hospital and is being treated for the aforementioned injury.

No other details were released and the investigation is ongoing.

Check back for updates.