Final arguments made in Alvarado trial
MCALLEN, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — After final arguments on Thursday, the case against the suspected shooters of a federal agent is in the hands of the jury.
All week, Pedro Alvarado and his son Arnoldo have been on trial, accused of shooting a Homeland Security Investigations agent in the back, in 2012.
The agent, who is now recovered from his wounds, was one of the people on the stand testifying against them.
The HSI agent had been on the Alvarado's street investigating an unrelated drug crime and deliberation continues on Friday morning.