Weslaco Mother Shot and Daughter Killed
POSTED: Monday, June 22, 2009 - 5:22pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:32pm
In Weslaco police are searching for the gunmen who killed one woman and left her mother in critical condition in a weekend shooting inside their home. 26 year old Donna Bocanegra was shot and killed and her mother's is currently at Valley Baptist Medical Center. Off west Sixth street in Weslaco it's usually quiet and a safe place. But Sunday around 1pm at this home a mother and daughter were shot in the kitchen.
Police say after the two victims were shot the mother was able to walk outside the house lay and the ground and a passerby saw her.
He called 911. When police arrived they found 65 year old Manuela Bocanegra and rushed her to the hospital. Inside the kitchen her 26 year old daughter was found. She was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Weslaco police say the suspects are still on the loose.
They are asking for your help. If know anything that happened at the home off west Sixth street to call Weslaco Crimestoppers at 968-tips.