Investigators identify suspect in Mercedes bar shooting
HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in locating the suspect wanted in the murder of a man.
Investigators have identified the suspect, in the La Puetra Negra bar shooting, as Gabriel Hernandez, 18, who is accused in the death of Luis Fernando Lara.
Lara and two other men were shot by Hernandez during an argument in the parking lot of bar with Lara dying from his injuries.
Hernandez is considered armed and dangerous and believed to be driving a black 2001 Ford Expedition with license plates CN7R997.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Hernandez you are asked to call the Hidalgo Count Sheriff's Office Crime Stoppers tip line at 956.668.8477.