Fugitive wanted for over eight years arrested
PHARR, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Pharr police have aprrehended a man accused of attempting to commit murder over eight years ago.
Herman Manuel Lopez is in police custody after being wanted in a stabbing case dating back to May 2005.
Lopez is accused of being involved in a verbal disagreement and stabbing the victim with a knife in the stomach and then fleeing the scene.
During the investigation detectives learned that Lopez had fled the Valley, but on November 6, 2013 Pharr police were informed by Web County authorities that Lopez had been arrested after being pulled over for a traffic violation in Laredo.
Lopez was brought back to Pharr and charged with criminal attempt to commit murder and handed a $100,000 bond.
We are asking anyone with information on this crime or any other crimes to contact Pharr Crime Stoppers at 787-8477 or 800-648-8477.