Murder suspect, in bar shooting, captured
WESLACO, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — A murder suspect is behind bars, accused of killing his own cousin, at a bar in Weslaco. After days on the run, authorities say they now have Gabriel Hernandez in custody.
Hernandez was captured on Sunday at a fast food restaurant parking lot near Expressway 83 and Salinas Boulevard in Donna.
He is accused of killing his cousin Luis Fernando Lara and injuring two other people in a shooting at the La Puerta Negra Bar in last Wednesday.