Juvenile suspected of shooting ICE agent will be tried as adult in court
POSTED: Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 6:46pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 8:15am
HIDALGO COUNTY, TX (NEWS CENTER 23) — After a certification hearing in the 449th District Court, Judge Jesse Contreras came to a decision on the juvenile suspected of shooting an ICE agent.
Marquez Alvarado, 17, will be tried as an adult.
He is being charged with criminal attempted murder, a second degree felony.
Alvarado is believed to be the shooter that wounded an undercover ICE agent in July, 2012.
Alvarado was transported over the Hidalgo County Jail.